Yearly Archives: 2015

City of Highwood selects Lakeshore Recycling Systems for Commercial, Residential waste collection

The City of Highwood today announced it will be the first municipality in Illinois to require curbside organics collection for both commercial and residential services. MoreContinue reading

Illinois City to Implement Curbside Organics Recycling Program

Highland Park will become one of the first cities in Illinois to offer curbside recycling of mixed organic waste when it rolls out its opt-in, three-bin system in April 2016. MoreContinue reading

Chicago suburb adds curbside food waste collection in 2016

Highland Park, IL will offer curbside recycling of mixed organic waste starting in April 2016. MoreContinue reading

LRS Clinches Exclusive Six-Year Commercial, Residential Contracts for Comprehensive Recycling, Waste Collection for the City of Highland Park

Lakeshore Recycling Systems (LRS), Chicagoland’s leading independent recycling and waste diversion services provider, announced it has been awarded exclusive six-year commercial and residential contracts MoreContinue reading

Lakeshore Recycling Systems Ranks 31st on Waste360’s 22nd Annual Ranking of the Top 100 Waste & Recycling Companies

The Top 100 Ranks the Largest Waste and Recycling Firms in North America Based on 2014 Revenue MoreContinue reading

Lakeshore Recycling Systems Awarded Three-Year Waste Removal, Recycling, E-Waste Contract at Eight Area City Colleges of Chicago

Award represents a significant expansion of the LRS-CCC relationship, from one site to now eight, spanning four colleges and four satellite-learning sites. MoreContinue reading

Chicago Public Schools, Lakeshore Recycling Systems Launch Recycling Renegades

Recycling Renegades will challenge students to create and invent objects from recyclables in the inaugural 2015-2016 school year, culminating in an innovation showcase each Earth Day.
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Operations focus: Made of the mist

Construction & Demolition Recycling magazine features LRS on how we are operating a safer, cleaner workplace since introducing a dust collection system into its daily recycling process. MoreContinue reading

Made in Chicago features Lakeshore Recycling Systems

Featured on WBBM’s Made In Chicago, LRS’s CEO Alan Handley and Managing Partner Rich Golf discuss recycling and diverting 700,000 tons of garbage last year from landfills and the future of going green. MoreContinue reading