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  • ATRS Recycling Asks St. Jude Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathoners to Skip Gear Check and Run Green Instead

    NASHVILLE, TN (PRWEB) APRIL 27, 2016 The city's legendary country music will be overtaken by the sounds of rock 'n' roll this weekend as Nashville gears up to host the St. Jude Rock 'n' Roll Marathon & 1/2. Thanks to American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS), participants in Saturday's races will run clean and run green by donating and recycling their gently used gear during Race Weekend. For the fourth consecutive ...

    Posted at April 27, 2016 | Topics : Press |
  • ATRS Recycling Kicks Off 4th Annual Move2Recycle Campaign, Helps Universities Go Green

    NATIONWIDE (PRWEB) APRIL 20, 2016 As Spring Sessions draw to a close at colleges and universities nationwide, students are gearing up for finals and embarking on migrations from campus housing as they leave for the summer. For the fourth year, American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) is gearing up to help students make this mass exodus a cleaner, greener experience by providing easy, convenient onsite donation bins for unwanted clothing, ...

    Posted at April 20, 2016 | Topics : Press |
  • ATRS Recycling Breaks Record in Tucson, Helping Residents Build a Greener Tomorrow

    TUCSON, AZ (PRWEB) APRIL 06, 2016 Tucson residents have done it again! In two short years families, business owners, property managers and other civic-minded organizations have helped to expand the Clothing & Shoe Donation bin program operated by American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) and achieved a new record high of textiles diverted from municipal landfill in a single month. A grand total of nearly 100,000 pounds of reusable or recyclable clothing, shoes and other ...

    Posted at April 7, 2016 | Topics : Press |
  • ATRS Recycling Calls for 3 Billion Acts of Green at Earth Day Celebrations Nationwide

    (PRWEB) MARCH 30, 2016 It's that time of year again! American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) is gearing up for Earth Day 2016, a global celebration of environmental democracy that gains more momentum every year. While Earth Day is officially recognized on April 22, corporations, municipalities and nonprofit organizations host community events and workshops all month long. This year, Earth Day Network is honoring the 46th ...

    Posted at April 1, 2016 | Topics : Press |
  • ATRS Recycling Coordinates Clothing Donations at the Race While Keeping Lips Hydrated on the Course!

    (PRWEB) MARCH 21, 2016 American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) brought a familiar sea of green fairies, recycling advocates and volunteers to the Humana Rock 'n' Roll Dallas Half Marathon course this past weekend, celebrating the success of its ROCK RUN RECYCLE campaign for the fourth consecutive year. As the official textile recycler for this event, ATRS kicked off Race Weekend at the two-day Health & Fitness Expo with onsite recycling ...

    Posted at March 22, 2016 | Topics : Press |
  • ATRS Recycling Warms Up for Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll Dallas Half Marathon

    (PRWEB) MARCH 14, 2016 American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) is proud to celebrate its fourth consecutive year as the official textile donation partner of Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll Dallas Half Marathon. To date this partnership has successfully diverted thousands of pounds of donated running gear from local landfills, including a record-breaking year in 2015. Participants are challenged to reignite their healthy new year's resolutions and ...

    Posted at March 14, 2016 | Topics : Press |
  • ATRS Recycling Celebrates March Madness at Michigan Area Maurices Stores

    JACKSON, MI (PRWEB) FEBRUARY 24, 2016 For the third consecutive year, American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) has partnered with Maurices to celebrate March Madness by hosting a month-long clothing & shoe donation drive at sixteen retail locations throughout Southern Michigan. Shoppers are encouraged to drop off their gently used, unwanted clothing & shoes during their next shopping trip to a nearby Maurices store. In keeping with the spirit of March Madness, ...

    Posted at February 24, 2016 | Topics : Press |
  • Eco-Fashionistas Transformed ‘Trash 2 Trends’ at Extravagant Fashion Show

    ORLANDO, FL (PRWEB) FEBRUARY 10, 2016 American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) was proud to be a diamond sponsor of last Saturday's Trash 2 Trends event, hosted at SeaWorld's Ports of Call. Saturday evening marked the third successful celebration of this annual eclectic runway show, featuring designs fabricated from throwaway items that would otherwise go to Orlando's landfill. Talented fashion designers from Central Florida came together to showcase their recycled creations and competed for top ...

    Posted at February 11, 2016 | Topics : Press |