OUR GREENER TOMORROW

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.

  • Your Donation Makes a Difference at The Arc of Greater Beaumont

    Did you know? When you donate your gently used, wearable clothing, shoes and household textiles in your neighborhood ATRS donation bin, you’re supporting one of  21 different charitable partners across the nation. For our residents in Beaumont, TX, this charity is the The Arc of Greater Beaumont. Here’s how this local organization benefits from its longstanding ATRS Clothing & Shoe Recycling Partnership: The Arc began ...

    Posted at February 8, 2016 | By : | Categories : Our Partners | 0 Comment
  • Celebrate Recycled Fashion at the 3rd Annual Trash2Trends Show

    You will never guess what extraordinary treasures can be created from the things we throw out everyday. Luckily, if you live in Orlando, you can see for yourself! This weekend, join us for the 3rd annual Trash2Trends fashion show as we celebrate an evening of recycled fashion at SeaWorld Orlando's Ports or Call, all to benefit Keep Orlando Beautiful. The extravagant runway show features over-the-top ...

    Posted at February 1, 2016 | By : | Categories : Our Events | 0 Comment
  • All Hands On Deck for 7th Annual ATRS Conference!

    Ahoy, Mateys! It's that time of year again. We're setting sail with our managers and community recycling advocates from across the country for a week of training, collaboration and lots of team building fun. Get on board for a sneak peek of our biggest Annual Conference yet: ATRS attendees pose for our traditional group shot at the 2015 Annual Conference. The ATRS Annual Conference is always a ...

    Posted at January 25, 2016 | By : | Categories : Our Team | 0 Comment
  • Green Your Resolutions: Eco-Inspirations for the New Year

    New Year's resolutions can be life changing, one small step at a time. But the pressure to maintain these promises can be daunting and stressful once the novelty wears off. We've got one simple trick to making long-lasting improvements: Don't do anything drastic! Manageable lifestyle tweaks easily transition from new goals to daily routines. They can have a big eco-impact, too. Here are four ideas to jumpstart a cleaner, greener you for 2016:

    Posted at January 4, 2016 | By : | Categories : Green Living | 0 Comment
  • Ten Tips For A Holly Jolly Green Holiday

    The holiday season is a special time of year that we all anticipate. Whether you're gearing up for Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa or another celebration during the month of December, there are a variety of parties, events & gatherings to attend. While the festive season should be filled with joy and bright faces, there's no reason to be wasteful. The ATRS green elves and fairies are here to help with 10 simple tips for a truly ...

    Posted at December 14, 2015 | By : | Categories : Green Living | 0 Comment