Yearly Archives: 2016

Lakeshore Recycling Systems Awarded Best Available Environmental Technology by NAEP

Lakeshore Recycling Systems (LRS), Chicagoland’s leading independent recycling and waste diversion provider recently was awarded NAEP 2016 Environmental Excellence Award for Best Available Environmental Technology. MoreContinue reading

C&D Recycler Clears Fugitive Dust Using Atomized Mist

The City of Chicago, in partnership with LRS, has concentrated on recycling programs involving C&D materials by offering incentives to businesses that reduce service charges in return for keeping materials out of landfills. MoreContinue reading

Lakeshore Recycling Systems Receives $1.5M Closed Loop Fund Investment

As it moves forward with its plan to invest more than $500 million in US recycling projects by 2020, the Closed Loop Fund announced its latest investment: a $1.5 million in Lakeshore Recycling Systems. MoreContinue reading

Chicago MRF Upgrades to Faster, Cleaner System

A Chicago-area MRF leaped forward on its planet-saving goals on Wednesday as it started up a new $8.5-million system that will lift recycling output by 40 times over current production levels. MoreContinue reading

LRS Acquires C&D Recycling Located in Northbrook

Lakeshore Recycling Systems Acquires C&D Recycling, Now Controls and Processes Over 2 Million Tons of Waste Material Annually, More Than Any Other Privately-Held Company in Illinois MoreContinue reading

LRS to Hold Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Tour of Heartland Facility

Lakeshore Recycling Systems, Closed Loop Fund to Hold Ribbon Cutting & Tour of New $8.5M Machinex® Single-Stream Recycling System at LRS’ Heartland Recycling Facility: 6201 W. Canal Bank Road, Forest View MoreContinue reading