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  • Calumet City Thunderbolts earn Recycling Award October 23, 2015 Read original story on nwitimes.com CHICAGO | The Calumet City Thunderbolts won top honors from local clothing recycler USAgain for Best Recycling Program Promotion after turning a one-day clothing drive into a year-long opportunity to further the cause of textile recycling. During the ...
  • Wheaton Park District earns recycling award October 16, 2015               Original story on mysuburbanlife.com WHEATON – The Wheaton Park District recently won a recycling award for its work on environmental awareness, according to a news release from the district. Clothing recycler USAgain honored the district during the 2015 Green-T Award ceremony at ...
  • Textile Recycling Changes in La Porte County October 8, 2015 Read original article at laportecountylife.com Following textile recycler USAgain’s recent restructuring of its Chicago service area, three locations remain for county residents who want recycle unwanted or damaged clothing, bedding, towels, shoes and other textiles, the La Porte County Solid Waste ...
  • City of Joliet Earns Recycling Award September 25, 2015 Read original story at cityofjoliet.info The City of Joliet won top honors from local textile recycler USAgain for municipal leadership with an award for “Outstanding Ordinance to Support Recycling.” During the 2015 Green-T Award ceremony held at the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago, USAgain ...
  • USAgain Wins Environmental Stewardship Award August 31, 2015             Textile recycler honored for excellence in Georgia two years in a row STONE MOUNTAIN, GA (Aug. 31, 2015) – USAgain, a leader in the textile recycling industry, was recently honored for its success in recycling and waste reduction within Georgia during the ...
  • USAgain awards fourth-place winner St. Clare School with $250 from eighth annual Earth Month Challenge June 4, 2015Students receive money for recycling clothing CHICAGO, IL (May 13, 2014) –USAgain, the for-profit textile recycling company, is pleased to announce St. Clare School as the fourth-place winner of the 2014 nationwide Earth Month Challenge. St. Clare School, located at 214 West 3rd ...
  • USAgain awards third-place winner Byron Cusd No. 226 with $500 from eighth annual Earth Month Challenge June 4, 2015Students receive money for recycling clothing (CHICAGO, IL) May 13, 2014  – USAgain, the for-profit textile recycling company, is pleased to announce Byron Cusd No. 226 as the third-place winner of the 2014 nationwide Earth Month Challenge. Byron Cusd No. 226, ...
  • USAgain awards first-place winner Pui Tak Christian School with $1,000 from eighth annual Earth Month Challenge June 4, 2015Students receive money for recycling clothing CHICAGO, IL (May 13, 2014) –USAgain, the for-profit textile recycling company, is pleased to announce Pui Tak Christian School as the first-place winner of the 2014 nationwide Earth Month Challenge. Pui Tak Christian School, located at 2301 ...
  • Clothing Recycler USAgain Makes Spring Cleaning Easy for Chicago May 11, 2015 Clothing Recycler USAgain Makes Spring Cleaning Easy for Chicago CHICAGO (May 11, 2015) – Chicagoans looking to make more room in their closets this spring by ridding themselves of old clothing and shoes should think about the recycling bin instead of ...
  • Free Prom Dresses for Hundreds of Girls on the South Side of Chicago! April 22, 2015 Original story on abc7chicago.com CHICAGO (WLS) — There were long lines, free prom dresses and lots of happy girls at a South Side school Saturday. Some lined up outside Price Elementary in the early morning hours for the giveaway. Without this opportunity, some girls ...
  • Making Prom Dreams Come True April 3, 2015Making Prom Dreams Come True Is your closet full of dresses you no longer wear? Now there is a way to clean your closet, help the environment and give back to Chicagoland high school seniors by recycling your special occasion dresses. These dresses will be made ...
  • Glass Slipper Project and USAgain Collecting Special Occasion Dresses March 18, 2015 Annual event provides Chicago-area girls with the prom of a lifetime CHICAGO (February 12, 2015) – Is your closet full of dresses you no longer wear? Now there is a way to clean your closet, help the environment and give back to ...
  • Chicagoland Residents Give a Thumbs Up to Clothing Recycling January 21, 2015 USAgain clothing collection bins continue to serve as a convenient recycling option CHICAGO, IL (Jan. 20, 2015) – Seven million pounds of clothing and shoes were diverted from landfills thanks to Chicago-area residents. That’s 1,598 garbage trucks diverted from going to ...
  • National Textile Recycler Announces 2014 Diversion Rates January 21, 2015 USAgain clothing collection bins continue to serve as a convenient recycling option across America CHICAGO, IL (Jan. 20, 2015) — More than 54 million pounds of textiles were collected in USAgain recycling bins across the country in 2014. That’s 12,311 garbage ...
  • New Illinois law makes recycling more convenient January 2, 2015Read the original story on State Journal-Register As textile collection bins become more common throughout Illinois, it’s never been easier to recycle unwanted clothes and shoes. That’s good news if for environmentally conscious consumers looking beyond the trash can for a convenient, ...

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