Author Archives: Sara Stuckey

5 Waste Management Trends for 2017 and Beyond

Waste management in Chicago and surrounding suburbs naturally reflects the trends emerging throughout the industry. Here are five of the top waste management trends that will be affecting and defining … MoreContinue reading

Top 10 Items That Should Always Be Recycled

Top 10 Items That Should Always Be Recycled In the U.S., at least 10 million tons of newspapers are put into the trash each year. Around 75,000 trees are required … MoreContinue reading

7 Simple Ways Your Family Can Live More Sustainably at Home

Most families have good intentions about living sustainably, but they don’t always follow through with action. This infographic shows just how easy it can be to live more sustainably all … MoreContinue reading

Top 5 Recycling Tips for Summer

With the summer months in full swing, that means it’s time for barbecues, pool days, trips to the beach and lots of sunscreen. But the summer months also mean that … MoreContinue reading

Join LRS in Supporting Lupus Society of Illinois

Lakeshore Recycling Systems is made up of 720 dedicated employees who not only strive to improve company operations and service, but are active members in the communities we serve. Within … MoreContinue reading

8 Benefits of Dumpster Rental For Your Business You Might Not Have Expected

When working on a big project, you might be on the fence about whether or not to rent a dumpster. You might think that doing so is just for very … MoreContinue reading

Tips and Insights For Mulching Around Your Commercial Property

The spring and summer seasons are a time for sprucing up the landscaping around your residential, commercial or business property. One of the aspects to address is the placement of … MoreContinue reading

Street Sweeping Can Help a Neighborhood Shine

When you want a neighborhood to look great, there are many options to look into. One of them is utilizing street sweeping services so the roads look cleaner and have … MoreContinue reading

Essential Waste Management Tips For Before and After a Storm

Summer weather brings the sunny, warm conditions that we all look forward to all year. However, mid- and late summer humidity can also set the stage for dangerous, destructive summer … MoreContinue reading

How the Evolution of the Waste Management Industry Will Affect Employment Outlook

There’s no doubt that today’s waste management industry has changed dramatically in the last couple of decades. Waste management has been historically handled via landfills or by burning it. However, … MoreContinue reading