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  • CMO COMMENTARY: Know Where to Throw in Tucson

    Good news for Tucson residents! The ATRS Clothing & Shoe Recycling program is expanding quickly. This means more locations for easy, convenient clothing donations and textile recycling at a shopping center, retailer or property management parking lot near you! This past week I had the opportunity to chat with Matthew Schwartz from KVOA, News 4 Tucson about the many bins popping up ...

    Posted at June 10, 2015 | By : | Categories : Our Team | 0 Comment
  • EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT: Doug Danner Drives Success in Arizona

    We at ATRS have so many things to be thankful for: the opportunity to make a real difference in our neighborhoods, create amazing partnerships with charitable organizations and maintain our fast-growing presence across the nation, just to name a few. These opportunities would not be possible without Our Team, the dedicated individuals who work tirelessly behind the scenes to keep our cities clean and green. This week we highlight Doug Danner,

    Posted at June 5, 2015 | By : | Categories : Our Team | 0 Comment
  • Upcycling for the Homeless: One Man Is Making a Difference

    Around here, we value philanthropy as much as sustainability. So we always jump at the chance to help our communities at a local level. It's always inspiring when individuals approach us with great ideas. Here’s how one man is making a difference:  Eric & Albert pose with recycled materials in front of the iconic ATRS lobby art. Eric Thayer is a first-year ...

    Posted at May 29, 2015 | By : | Categories : Our Partners | 0 Comment
  • ROCK RUN RECYCLE: Donate Those Stinky Sneakers? You Bet!

    Hey marathoners, are you ready to ROCK RUN RECYCLE? Then consider one more act of green at the Suja Rock 'n' Roll San Diego Marathon & Half - donate those stinky sneakers and other post-marathon gear. Yes, seriously! Read on for more information about this new way to run green with ATRS. Rock 'n' Roll Marathon partner ATRS Recycling already offers several onsite options for recycling gently used, out of season or unwanted sneakers, ...

    Posted at May 18, 2015 | By : | Categories : Our Events | 0 Comment
  • CMO COMMENTARY: Thieves Caught On Tape? You Bet!

    I recently viewed a video shot by a young mom in Van Nuys California as three nervous looking individuals sorted thru garments taken from a collection bin. When ABC7’s Elex Michaelson saw the shocking footage, he asked me “How is this possible?” View the entire ABC7 story here. ATRS Clothing & Shoe Recyclers have a theft proof shoot and very secure door lock. Many of the ...

    Posted at May 8, 2015 | By : | Categories : Our Team | 0 Comment