America Recycles Day

What is America Recycles Day?

ARD is a day that is dedicated to promoting recycling in the United States. Every year, America Recycles Day encourages Americans to recycle more, buy recycled products, and help the cause in any other way they can think of. America Recycles Day started in 1997 and has helped many Americans over the years get into the habit of recycling and buying recycled products.

How you Can Help?

If you're looking for ways to celebrate this very special day, here are a few ideas to help get you started:
  • Recycle - Learn about what everyday items you usually throw in the garbage can be recycled. Then, start a recycling program at home or at work and get everyone involved. Together, you can make a big difference.
  • Buy recycled products - When you buy recycled products, you are helping the environment and making a real difference.
  • Help people become more aware - Tell people about America Recycles Day. Share this article with your friends, family, and co-workers. Teach your kids about the importance of recycling.
  • Start a recycling business- Starting a recycling business is a great way to make a difference in the world, help the environment and your community, and make good money too!
 
Today, pledge to get more involved in recycling and celebrate America Recycles Day.