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.

  • Host an Eco Friendly Picnic

    Oh the joys of summer! The kiddos are out of school and we’re looking for activities to keep them entertained and educated. There are a number of ways to do this, such as volunteering at your local charity, involving them in summertime closet clean out or creating household recycling projects together. One of my favorite ways to enjoy summertime fun is taking my family on a picnic. Here are some great eco-friendly products ...

    Posted at June 7, 2013 | By : | Categories : Green Living | 0 Comment
  • Demand for Clothing Recycling is on the Rise

    Earth Day 2013 is just behind us. What a great week it was for community events, tree planting, neighborhood cleanups and much, much more! Make it Earth Day Every Day: More Americans than ever are looking to lower their family’s Eco footprint, reduce waste and leave a greener planet for the next generation. More of us now expect neighborhood associations and cities to ...

    Posted at April 24, 2013 | By : | Categories : Green Living | 0 Comment
  • ATRS is Gearing up for Earth Day Across the U.S.

    Earth Day is right around the corner! We've got a ton of events lined up in our neighborhoods and we're super excited about it. Check out the events listed below to see where you can join in the fun and environmental awareness. What is Earth Day? The first Earth Day was on April 22, 1970, where 20 million Americans are credited with launching the ...

    Posted at April 10, 2013 | By : | Categories : Our Environment | 0 Comment
  • ATRS Recycling and R’n’R Marathon Warmed Hearts In Spite of Bone Chilling Cold in Dallas

    It was one of the coldest marathon days on record in Dallas and yet 11,008 enthusiastic participants showed up at the Start Line early on Sunday morning. The friendly folks from ATRS Recycling were there in bright green ATRS RECYCLE HERE tees, ready to pick up all the dropped cloth from the corals as runners stretched, warmed up and prepared for the race.

    Posted at March 28, 2013 | By : | Categories : Our Events | 0 Comment
  • Sustainable Living Fest 2013 Event Recap

    American Textile Recycling Services (ATRS) was proud to be part of the Sustainable Living Fest in Houston, TX at the Market Square Park on March 16, 2013. Sustainable Living Fest Houston, TX 2013 #HouTopia What a great turnout! The theme this year was HouTopia and many of the live tweeting and picture sharing could be seen ...

    Posted at March 20, 2013 | By : | Categories : Our Events | 0 Comment