Yearly Archives: 2016

Environmental Leader Names Lakeshore Recycling Systems a 2016 Top Product of the Year for Its Sustainable Business Model

The Environmental Leader Product and Project Awards recognize excellence in the fields of environmental sustainability and energy management. MoreContinue reading

Lakeshore Recycling Systems Strengthens Its Ranks With the Addition of Three Experienced Executives in Large Accounts, HR, Risk Management

John Sliwicki, Brian Tibble and Daniel Fetty bring exceptional experience to LRS in key operational roles. MoreContinue reading

Lakeshore Recycling Systems Ranks 35th on Waste360’s Prestigious Top 100 Waste & Recycling Firms in North America

Ranking marks second consecutive year LRS has been recognized on the Waste100, reflecting continued growth and regional expansion in Chicago and its collar counties. MoreContinue reading

In the Spotlight: Lakeshore Recycling Systems: An Industry Game-Changer

With rapid expansion in the Chicago area over the past several years, Lakeshore Recycling Systems has grown to be a force to be reckoned with. MoreContinue reading

Waste Hauler Plans Shift to Chip Technology in Highland Park

Highland Park residents who pay for trash collection by volume no longer will need to affix waste stickers to their trash carts. Radio frequency chips implanted in the trash carts will tell the waste hauler where to send the bill. MoreContinue reading

A Step-by-Step Guide to Starting a Recycling Program in Your Office

Could your company improve how they manage waste and recyclables? Companies all across the United States are reducing waste by implementing recycling programs within their own offices. Many offices use … MoreContinue reading

Lakeshore Recycling Systems Named One of Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® by National Association for Business Resources

Lakeshore Recycling Systems (LRS), Chicagoland’s premier recycling and waste diversion services provider, has been named a recipient of the 2016 Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® award, which recognizes companies who deliver exceptional human resource practices and exceptional commitment to their employees. MoreContinue reading

Want Not? Waste Not! The Complete Guide to Waste Less and Recycle More

According to the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the average American produces about four pounds of solid waste a day. That’s nearly 1.5 tons a year! And of that amount, … MoreContinue reading

Why You Need to Know Your Ecological Footprint

As Earth’s population grows, so does its demand for resources. What we eat, how much we travel and which products we use are factors in determining how much we consume … MoreContinue reading

Lakeshore Recycling Systems Honored as Stevie® Award Winner in Multiple Categories for 2016 American Business Awards(SM)

Lakeshore Recycling Systems (LRS) was named the winner of three gold Stevie® Awards and three silver Stevie® Awards in the categories Executive of the Year, Product Management/Development Executive of the Year, Marketer of the Year, Company of the Year and Most Innovative Company of the Year in The 14th Annual American Business Awards today. MoreContinue reading