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.

  • The Big rebuild: How donations move from disaster to recovery

    As Hurricane Harvey victims bravely return to their Houston area homes and begin the long rebuild, American Textile Recycling Service, a Houston based firm, kicks off its long-term disaster relief support plan. Recognized as the nation’s fastest growing donation bin operator, ATRS is helping temporary donation centers restock and redistribute supplies to year-round facilities serving evacuees. “When disaster strikes, well meaning residents feel compelled to help and immediately ...

    Posted at September 20, 2017 | By : | Categories : Blog,Our Partners,Uncategorized | 0 Comment
  • How Your Donations Support Our Champions

    By J.D. Brown – Guest blogger. ATRS Community Relations Advocate Colorado.   People often ask me: “Who do my donations help?”  My response, “Champions!”  Because in Colorado your generous donations of gently used clothes, shoes, toys and household textiles provide direct, monthly financial support to the Colorado Adaptive Sports Foundation and the Colorado Sled Hockey teams. The Colorado Adaptive Sports Foundation is a local non-profit organization that helps people with disabilities participate in ...

    Posted at August 24, 2017 | By : | Categories : Blog,Our Partners | 0 Comment
  • Maurices Shop N Recycle event starts now!

    The Maurices "Shop N Recycle" event just gets bigger and better! Now, there are even more locations to drop off a bag of last season’s gently used clothes & shoes. Donate and receive a 20% off coupon on new Fall fashions at Maurices. Pick up your coupon now through August 31st. Every pound collected benefits our furry friends at Michigan Humane Society. #ShopNRecycle: GREEN OAK VILLAGE PLACE 9680 Village Place ...

    Posted at August 16, 2017 | By : | Categories : Our Events,Our Partners | 0 Comment
  • Did you take the Pledge2Recycle for America Recycles Day?

    America Recycles Day is a key day of celebration around here. Our entire company participates in fun, community events happening in our 13 markets nationwide. It’s an opportunity for our employees, their friends and family to dress up in funny green mascot gear and get out into our neighborhoods. This is the day we remind folks to take the #Pledge2Recycle and share how important it is to donate and reuse gently used clothes, shoes, toys ...

    Posted at November 15, 2016 | By : | Categories : Our Events | 0 Comment

    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