Waste & Recycling

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Who We Are

Roy Strom is an independent, integrated solid waste management company. We collect, process, and recycle commercial, industrial, construction, and residential solid waste, recyclables, and landscape waste in the Chicago metropolitan area. Roy Strom is an Illinois corporation, headquartered in Cook County.  Our facility is strategically located, literally placing us minutes away from the majority of the customers we serve.   We have a pulse on the environmental service needs of the business and residential customers we serve.   Our business plan is focused on growing within our defined / Chicago metropolitan market area not on national or regional expansion ventures. Roy Strom is a company that plans for the future to insure we are prepared to meet our customers' evolving service requirements.  


What We Do

Commercial Waste & Recycling Collection Service 

Greener Advantage


DuPage County Residential

Roll-Off Containers



Environmental responsibility, quality service, and dependability are the tenets under which we operate. We have been, are, and intend to remain in the solid waste management business for the long term.

Environmental Commitment

Balance Not Compromise

Roy Strom is responsible in its approach to managing environmental issues.  We are committed to improving the environment for the future of the communities we serve and live in. We offer collection program formats that play an integral role in improving our environment and provide a Greener Advantage to those we serve.  We are keenly aware of the importance of developing environmentally responsible as well as cost efficient waste management solutions for our customers.


We maintain a safety first business approach.  The safety of our employees and the environment we work in are of primary concern. The company  has in place an incentive based SAFETY PROGRAM that  encourages training and safe work habits.        

How We Run Our Operations   

  • Listen to the customer.
  • Hire knowledgeable, service oriented personnel.
  • Provide "real time" service (radio equipped vehicles / cell phone equipped personnel).
  • Offer scheduled and on call collection programs.
  • Design and implement programs that meet the customer needs.
  • Initiate solution driven service initiatives.
  • Incorporate innovative solid waste management business concepts.
  • Offer customers a “Greener" Service Advantage.
  • Insure quality and integrity are the primary factors in our service equation.