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  • ATRS Rocks, Runs, Recycles for Fourth Consecutive Year at Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll San Antonio Marathon & 1/2

    SAN ANTONIO, TX (PRWEB) DECEMBER 07, 2015 American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) kicked off its fourth anniversary of the ROCK RUN RECYCLE campaign last weekend at the Humana Rock 'n' Roll San Antonio Marathon & 1/2, which attracted an estimated 25,000 runners. Marathoners donated gently used running gear at the Expo before sprinting through Alamo City on Sunday, shedding their warmup layers along the way. As always, the ATRS Green ...

    Posted at December 8, 2015 | Topics : Press |
  • ATRS Recycling Celebrates 4 Years of RockRunRecycle Partnership at Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll San Antonio Marathon & 1/2

    SAN ANTONIO, TX (PRWEB) DECEMBER 04, 2015 As the eighth annual Humana Rock 'n' Roll San Antonio Marathon & 1/2 kicks off this weekend, approximately 23,000 marathoners are gearing up to sprint through downtown Alamo City and will be discarding hundreds of pounds of warm up layers along the way. American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) will be on hand, celebrating four years of a unique recycling partnership with Competitor Group. The

    Posted at December 7, 2015 | Topics : Press |
  • Associated Students Help Raise Awareness About Recycling

    Associated Students Recycling prepared for the upcoming America Recycles Day, and hosted an Alice in Wonderland themed event at the Matador Bookstore Lawn on Nov. 12. There were numerous stands surrounding the lawn with entertaining and informative games to raise awareness about recycling. “All the items here today are reused and repurposed,” said Basille Jimenez, outreach assistant of A.S. recycling. The items used for the games came from campus, including old card boards and posters ...

    Posted at November 17, 2015 | Topics : Press |
  • ATRS Recycling Celebrates America Recycles Day in the Happiest Place on Earth

    ORLANDO, FL (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 13, 2015 American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) is celebrating America Recycles Day in The City Beautiful this year with two different clothing and shoe donation drives. Both events are an expansion of existing partnerships ATRS has developed with Orlando International Airport and Orange County, two prominent Central Florida based organizations that both strongly emphasize sustainability goals. ATRS is teaming up with Orlando International Airport for the ...

    Posted at November 16, 2015 | Topics : Press |
  • Denver Area Students Collect Clothes & Shoes to Celebrate America Recycles Day

    DENVER, CO (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 12, 2015 Just in time for America Recycles Day, three Denver-area schools have partnered with American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) to host clothing & shoe collection drives, benefitting Colorado Adaptive Sports Foundation. ATRS Clothing & Shoe Recyclers in their signature bright orange color are conveniently located at Highlands Ranch Learning Center, Franklin Elementary and Rock Canyon High School from November 9-20. Parents, students and community members ...

    Posted at November 13, 2015 | Topics : Press |
  • American Textile Recycling Service Acquires Indianapolis Clothing Donation Facility

    ATRS, the nation’s fastest growing textile recycler and a leader in clothing donation programs and services, announced today the acquisition of a clothing & shoe collection facility in Indianapolis, IN. The Muncie-based donation bin operation was formerly owned and operated by Retail Management Specialists of Eastern Missouri, LLC which operates Red Racks ® and Team Thrift stores in Colorado, Kansas, Missouri and Utah. The 21,000 sq. ft. Indianapolis facility has operated for two years and proudly ...

    Posted at November 11, 2015 | Topics : Press |
  • Nation’s Fastest Growing Textile Recycler Hosts Record Donation Drives on America Recycles Day

    (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 04, 2015 America Recycles Day (ARD) kicks off this month with approximately 1.5 million people from all across the country participating in recycling events in their neighborhoods. The ARD campaign, now in its nineteenth year, is a nationally recognized day dedicated to promoting and celebrating recycling in the United States. It grows in size and popularity annually, having an increasingly valuable impact on how citizens view recycling ...

    Posted at November 4, 2015 | Topics : Press |
  • Rock ‘n’ Roll Los Angeles Halloween Half Marathon Draws Freakish Support for Onsite Textile Recycling

    LOS ANGELES, CA (PRWEB) OCTOBER 29, 2015 For the third consecutive year, American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) stepped up to the challenge of keeping the World’s Largest Halloween Half Marathon course clean and green. As the Rock 'n' Roll Los Angeles Halloween Half Marathon blew through downtown Los Angeles, over 11,000 registered runners lined up early Sunday morning October 25 in the City ...

    Posted at October 29, 2015 | Topics : Press |