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  • Runners Donate Gear at World’s Largest Halloween Marathon

    For the fourth consecutive year, American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) is suiting up keep the World’s Largest Halloween Half Marathon course clean and green, while inviting runners to be more charitable as they race. As the Rock 'n' Roll Los Angeles Halloween Half Marathon blows through downtown Los Angeles this weekend, over 11,000 registered runners will line up early Sunday morning October 30 in the City of Angels, clad in fright-tastic costumes. These green-minded participants ...

    Posted at October 26, 2016 | Topics : Press |
  • ATRS Recycling Kicks Off ShopNRecycle Campaign For Back to School

    As Back to School Season hits malls and shopping centers across the country, American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) is kicking off its annual ShopNRecycle Campaign. Now in its fourth year, the campaign aims to educate community members on how to reduce unnecessary textile waste in local landfills while shopping for this season's newest styles. The nation’s fastest growing textile recycler encourages individuals and families throughout their twelve markets to clean out their closets before they shop for the latest styles. ...

    Posted at September 21, 2016 | Topics : Our Events,Press |
  • It’s a Wrap! ATRS Debuts Clean, Green Machine at Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego

    SAN DIEGO, CA (PRWEB) JUNE 07, 2016 As runners flocked to the streets of sunny San Diego last weekend to participate in the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon & 1/2, a newly-wrapped ATRS Prius made its colorful debut at the Start Line. The Prius, designed by Houston artist J. Michael Stovall, is wrapped in green bubbles and features the signature ATRS globe logo and orange donation bin. It is a recognized ...

    Posted at June 8, 2016 | Topics : Press |
  • ATRS Partners with UCLA Students for Cleaner, Greener Move Out Season

    LOS ANGELES, CA (PRWEB) JUNE 07, 2016 As American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) closes out its Move2Recycle Campaign on college campuses nationwide, move out season is just kicking into high gear this week at University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). The annual campaign helps educate students about the importance of donating and recycling gently used, unwanted clothing, shoes, dorm room bedding and other textiles as they pack up their campus residences and return home ...

    Posted at June 7, 2016 | Topics : Press |
  • ATRS Recycling Rolls Out Retail Sustainability Solutions at SPREE RECon 2016

    LAS VEGAS, NV (PRWEB) MAY 20, 2016 For the third consecutive year, American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) joins over one thousand exhibitors in Las Vegas at SPREE RECon 2016 to share solutions for specialty leasing and sustainability at the global convention for the shopping center industry. RECon provides networking, deal making and educational opportunities for retail professionals from around the world. While attendees aren’t at seminars expanding their industry knowledge, ...

    Posted at May 20, 2016 | Topics : Press |
  • ATRS Partners With Kaiser Permanente Colfax Marathon to Keep Colorado Clean & Green

    DENVER, CO (PRWEB) MAY 13, 2016 As local Coloradan runners warm up and stretch out for this weekend's Kaiser Permanente Colfax Marathon, volunteers from American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) and Colorado Adaptive Sports Foundation (CASF) are preparing for a different kind of competition on the course. The two organizations are aiming to beat their PR from last year, measured not in minutes and seconds but instead ...

    Posted at May 13, 2016 | Topics : Press |
  • ATRS and Giving Children Hope Honor 4 Years of Partnership Tackling Child Hunger in SoCal

    (PRWEB) MAY 10, 2016 The annual Tackling Child Hunger Celebration on Tuesday, May 3 was marked by a special celebration this year. The fundraiser benefits Giving Children Hope, an Orange County based charity filling local and international needs. American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) representatives were on hand to present a big check to further support this great cause. The celebration, sponsored by United Healthcare and ...

    Posted at May 10, 2016 | Topics : Press |
  • ATRS Donates Marathon Leftovers to Keep St. Jude Rock ‘n’ Roll Nashville Clean & Green

    NASHVILLE, TN (PRWEB) MAY 03, 2016 As men's marathon top finisher Scott Wietecha sprinted to his fourth consecutive win at St. Jude Rock 'n' Roll Nashville this past weekend, American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) was on hand to celebrate its own fourth consecutive year helping participants run clean and green at the race. Despite Saturday's rain, the ATRS green team and volunteers executed another successful ROCK RUN RECYCLE Campaign, allowing ...

    Posted at May 3, 2016 | Topics : Press |