Reduce, Reuse & Recycle in the 40th Ward

Check out these innovative small businesses in the 40th Ward offering environmentally responsible options to Reduce, Reuse & Recycle!

Eco and the Flamingo

Chicago’s first zero waste general store!


4750 North Rockwell Street
Chicago, 60625, US
(773) 942-6892

Family Tree Resale

Reduce & Reuse at Chicago’s favorite thrift store, Family Tree Resale! Check out

5066 N. Lincoln Ave. Chicago 60625


WasteNot Compost

Chicago’s first zero-emissions compost collection service for homes, businesses, and events.

Learn more at

For general inquiries/service questions, email: Located in Lincoln Square.

Thank you to Renato Velarde and the 40th Ward’s Dream Digital team for putting together these fantastic videos!