LRS will add more than 5,000 households in unincorporated DuPage, Kane and Cook counties to its coverage area as a result of the acquisition.
The company will replace plastic straws with new, strawless drink lids.
Hyatt hotels around the world plan to eliminate single-use plastic straws and drink picks.
The move comes on the heels of months of controversies regarding his spending, ethics and management decisions.
NASA is asking companies to demonstrate technologies and prototypes for trash compaction and processing.
A decline in waste landfills has many wondering what will happen to disposal companies in the near future.
Funds collected from Regional Recycling’s donation bins will be given to the Ocean Legacy Foundation.