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.

  • Five Sustainable Tips for a Clean, Green Winter

    Winter is a challenging time for many communities to think and act green. For residents in colder climates like our neighbors in Michigan, it can be difficult to maintain a sustainable lifestyle during this peak energy consumption season. After all, most of us are tempted to crank up the heat on cold nights and could not live without the modern conveniences of refrigerators and other energy consuming appliances. But there are still plenty of ...

    Posted at January 16, 2015 | By : | Categories : Green Living | 2 Comments
  • Get Ready to #RockRunRecycle at RnRAZ 2015

    It's 2015 and the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series starts off with a bang in just a few weeks. The first race is RnRAZ in Phoenix, running January 16-18 and we want to see you there! Look for us at the Health & Fitness Expo and on the Course. As always, all unwanted running gear, clothing and shoes will be recycled to keep the race clean and green. Join us and take sustainable ...

    Posted at January 9, 2015 | By : | Categories : Our Events | 0 Comment
  • DECK THE HALLS: ATRS Markets Compete for Best Holiday Decor

    With just six days left until Christmas, Team ATRS has spent the past week preparing across the nation for Santa’s arrival. When our market managers weren’t busy supporting local charitable organizations or keeping textiles out of community landfill, they were rallying their teams to deck the office halls in red, white and (of course) green. SoCal vs. Nashville - ...

    Posted at December 19, 2014 | By : | Categories : Our Team | 0 Comment
  • ATRS GREEN GIFTING: Giving Warmth Through Recycling

    By Cat Sutter, guest blogger and community advocate in Michigan As we all know, preparations for the holiday gift giving season often begin months in advance. The gifts we present to our loved ones represent weeks or months of thought and planning prior to the unwrapping.  Last week the ATRS Michigan team had the pleasure of delivering beautifully hand-crafted pet quilts to the furry critters at Michigan Humane Society. This long awaited ...

    Posted at December 15, 2014 | By : | Categories : Our Events | 0 Comment
  • Give Back to Get More: Resolve2Recycle for the Holidays

    The annual GivingTuesday signals the start of the holiday philanthropic season. There are so many local charitable organizations and families in need of support at this time. Luckily, ATRS makes it easy to contribute to 22 different nonprofit organizations – and get something back for your good works – when you Resolve2Recycle for the holidays. Give Back Most ATRS donators know that each ...

    Posted at December 5, 2014 | By : | Categories : Our Partners | 0 Comment