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.

  • 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
  • The Friendly People: ATRS Is On A Mission to Share Fun!

    You may not immediately think that being fun and friendly is a core part of running a recycling business. But here at ATRS, we value people as our greatest asset. And let's face it, people like to have fun! So while we're out in the community making Clothing & Shoe Recycling "easy & convenient",  we also focus on creating a "fun & friendly" environment back in the workplace. Each of our eleven offices across the country aspires ...

    Posted at September 29, 2015 | By : | Categories : Our Team | 0 Comment
  • The Race to Recycle is On this Fall

    The Race to Recycle is on this month and we couldn't be more excited to sprint our way through the fall season! There are so many opportunities to stay fit while keeping our communities clean and green. So get ready to rock, run, walk and recycle your way to the finish line at these family friendly events: 1. Support a Local Charity in Your City

    Posted at September 10, 2015 | By : | Categories : Our Events | 0 Comment
  • Know Where to Throw: Keeping Our Neighborhoods Clean & Green

    How much do you know about Clothing & Shoe Recyclers? Even if you drive by these 5x5 receptacles on a daily basis, you may not know they collect our unwanted goods. They also reduce our landfill waste, limit carbon emissions (the equivalent of removing 1 million cars from American highways each year) and provide much needed funding to local nonprofit organizations. But what happens when community members don't Know Where to Throw?

    Posted at August 31, 2015 | By : | Categories : Green Living | 0 Comment