At American Textile Recycling Services, we are constantly working towards Our Greener Tomorrow. Use this blog for opportunities to attend local eco-events and support nonprofit organizations in your area, as well as gain easy green living tips and meet our new and outstanding team members.

  • GUEST POST: A Day at HACS!

    Jessica Estrada is the 2016 ATRS EcoArmy Summer Intern in Houston, TX. Read about her experience visiting our nonprofit partners at Houston Area Community Services to learn how they use their funding to better one of the neighborhoods where we live, work and play: An idea tends to be inspired by something that we admire. In this case, it's the foundation ATRS was built on. Few know of ...

    Posted at July 25, 2016 | By : | Categories : Our Partners,Our Team | 0 Comment
  • Stay In The Loop with ATRS

    Do you love how easy & convenient it is to stay up-to-date on all things clean & green on social media? Well, big changes are coming in the way you see industry news, community event updates and even your favorite behind-the-scenes snapshots of ATRS life. Follow these quick shortcuts from your ATRS Social Media Guru to easily loophole around the new social network changes! Keep getting the latest from ATRS on Facebook: 1. Visit the

    Posted at July 18, 2016 | By : | Categories : Green Living,Our Team | 0 Comment
  • Summer of Giving: Pay It Forward by Giving Back

    Here at ATRS Recycling, our employees and community recycling advocates aim to serve the neighborhoods where we live, work & play in a multitude of ways. We make donating your gently used, unwanted clothing, shoes and household textiles easy & convenient. Through your donations, we are able to create a circle of jobs locally, nationally and in emerging nations. Being able to give back to those in need is an important element for us, and ...

    Posted at July 11, 2016 | By : | Categories : Green Living,Our Partners | 0 Comment
  • 7 Tips to Celebrate Red, White, Blue & Green This Independence Day

    Happy Independence Day! It's the perfect time of year to gather your friends and family and celebrate the gift of freedom. But there's no reason you can't be eco-friendly without sacrificing any fun! With these 7 tips, you can throw some green into your weekend festivities of red, white and blue: Lose the disposables. For parties with a large guest list, disposable plates, utensils and cups are ...

    Posted at July 2, 2016 | By : | Categories : Green Living | 0 Comment
  • ATRS & WWRA Keep Michigan Clean & Green

    American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) and Western Washtenaw Recycling Authority (WWRA) have been partners since 2011. Together, the two are making our local communities cleaner & greener places to live, work and play! ATRS has clothing and shoe donation bins at 10 out of the 12 WWRA drop off sites. ATRS collects gently used, out of season, unwanted clothing, shoes and other household textiles, while WWRA collects just about every household recyclable. WWRA drop ...

    Posted at June 27, 2016 | By : | Categories : Our Partners | 0 Comment