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.

  • 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
  • Give the Gift of Warmth This Holiday: Support a Local Charity

    ‘Tis the season to be jolly! It’s the time of year when spirits are high, cheer is bountiful and giving is endless. We are especially grateful for the amazing charitable organizations we partner with across the country that spend each and every day helping others. This holiday they need your support more than ever. From assistance groups and shelter homes to animal rescues and national nonprofits, there’s no end to the inspiring causes you can ...

    Posted at November 23, 2015 | By : | Categories : Our Partners | 0 Comment
  • ATRS Giveaway: Win a Free Family Membership to the YMCA!!

    As parents and kids alike don their most festive stretchy pants in preparation for over-indulgent Thanksgiving feasts, ATRS employees, friends & family will be lacing up our running shoes and gearing up for the 13th Annual Katy YMCA Turkey Dash! The Turkey Dash is a long time tradition for ATRS, as we love to support our charitable partners at the Katy Family YMCA. The clothing donation partnership ...

    Posted at November 16, 2015 | By : | Categories : Our Events | 0 Comment
  • Supporting Those Who Served: A New Partnership with Indiana Veterans

    Veterans Day is coming up and we couldn't be more pleased to announce a new partnership with Disabled American Veterans (DAV) Indiana. ATRS acquired an existing clothing & shoe collection facility in October, joining Michigan as our second market in the Midwest. This means an expanded partnership with DAV to support more veterans throughout the State of Indiana. Disabled American Veterans is the longest-lasting ...

    Posted at November 9, 2015 | By : | Categories : Our Partners | 1 Comment
  • GUEST POST: Clothing Donation Bins: A Valued Convenience in Our Communities

    Kristin Greene is the Vice President of Federal & Local Affairs at The Molera Alvarez Group in Phoenix, AZ. She is also a government affairs consultant for ATRS. Here's her perspective on clothing donation bins and the good they do in our communities: City of Lithonia Mayor Deborah A. Jackson donating in an ...

    Posted at October 6, 2015 | By : | Categories : Green Living | 1 Comment