Author Archives: Meaghan

Lakeshore Recycling Systems Acquires K. Hoving Companies Expanding Geographic, Operations and Service Footprint in Greater Chicago

LRS has acquired K. Hoving Companies, a full-service waste management, recycling and dumpster rental company based in West Chicago, Ill. As a result of the acquisition, LRS is now Illinois’ largest private waste company and expands its system-wide services to include street sweeping and portable restrooms as part of a new Temporary Services Division. MoreContinue reading

Lakeshore Recycling Systems Recognized as one of the Nation’s 2016 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®

Lakeshore Recycling Systems (LRS), the Midwest’s leading recycling and waste diversion services provider, has been named one of the nation’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®. The only waste and recycling company to be named to the list, this esteemed honor recognizes LRS within the top 85 largest US businesses with more than 301 employees. MoreContinue reading

Recognized With BBB’s 2017 Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics

On behalf of the over 600 dedicated men and woman who stand under the Lakeshore banner, Lakeshore is incredibly honored to be recognized with the Better Business Bureau’s 2017 Torch … MoreContinue reading

LRS Recognized With Better Business Bureau’s 2017 Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics

Bestowed by the Better Business Bureau of Chicago and Northern Illinois, Lakeshore Recycling Systems Receives Honorable Mention for Companies with 500 to 7,499 Employees. MoreContinue reading

Lakeshore Celebrates America Recycles Day

America Recycles Day is November 15, and as that date nears, each person in our community has a wonderful opportunity to evaluate how they are making a positive environmental impact. … MoreContinue reading

Letter to LRS From an 11-Year-Old Garbage Expert

As Lakeshore Recycling Systems continues to expand into new markets, we value our relationship with our surrounding communities. As a Midwest waste and recycling leader, we not only work to … MoreContinue reading

Apart From the Crowd

Lakeshore Recycling Systems, Morton Grove, Illinois, uses technology and innovative thinking to stand out in a competitive marketplace. MoreContinue reading

Lakeshore Recycling Systems Partners With Lupus Society of Illinois to Increase Lupus Awareness

Lakeshore Recycling Systems (LRS) this month will be spreading lupus awareness at Lupus Society of Illinois’ (LSI) Chicago Walk. LRS is bringing together all 600+ employees, families and friends to support LSI’s goals of finding a cure for lupus and raising funding for research. MoreContinue reading

Merger Creates Major Player in Chicago-area Waste and Recycling Services Industry

Recycling Systems, Inc. and Lakeshore Waste Services conducted business with each other regularly and decided that teaming up would provide a unique service to the waste industry. MoreContinue reading

RFID Still in Early Stages of Adoption by Waste Industry

Radio-frequency identification (RFID) technology systems are being integrated into waste haulers’ and municipalities’ customer relationship management (CRM) and billing system to improve customer service and billing accuracy. MoreContinue reading