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November 17, 2012 Texas Recycles Day

On November 17, Greenstar Recycling and the City of San Antonio are partnering to celebrate Texas Recycles Day.  Texas Recycles Day is a family-friendly educational awareness event where various organizations showcase their recycling efforts and children can take part in hands-on recycling activities.

November 15, 2012 Greenstar and the Dynamo Partner for America Recycles Day

On November 15, Greenstar Recycling and the Houston Dynamo are partnering to host a recycling and shredding drive in celebration of America Recycles Day.  Recycling fans will have the opportunity to meet Dynamo defender, Andre Hainault.

November 13, 2012 Texas Municipal League

Greenstar is proud to be an exhibitor at this year's Texas Municipal League Conference on November 13-16 in Grapevine, TX.  As a pure recycler, Greenstar believes that community engagement is key to the success of recycling across our country. 

October 29, 2012 Association of Ohio Recyclers Conference

The theme of this year's AOR conference is "Sustainable Materials Management".  As a leader in the field of single stream recycling, Greenstar is proud to attend a conference with like-minded organizations.

October 21, 2012 Texas Recycling and Sustainability Summit

As the leading recycler in Texas, Greenstar is proud to be a silver sponsor at this year's Texas Recycling and Sustainability Summit.  The annual Summit is hosted by the State of Texas Alliance for Recycling. 

September 29, 2012 City of Dallas Fall Round Up

This Saturday, September 29, Greenstar Recycling is partnering with the City of Dallas on its annual Fall Round Up recycling and shredding event. 

September 19, 2012 RILA Conference

The Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) holds several conferences each year including the Retail Sustainability Conference.  This conference focuses on the the key issues of sustainability and environmental compliance for retail.

September 13, 2012 Ohio Rural Action Summit

The Appalachia Ohio Zero Waste Initiative will bring together regional solid waste management stakeholders from Appalachian communities in Ohio, Kentucky and West Virginia for a two-day summit that will examine how to build and sustain rural wealth by increasing resource recovery and supporting the development of recycling-based businesses.

September 10, 2012 Corporate Recycling and Waste Conference

The 2012 Corporate Recycling & Waste Conference will convene September 10-12, 2012 at the Gaylord Palms Resort in Orlando, Fla. The CRWC is a world-class business conference that focuses on how business executives can advance their organizations' sustainability issues while controlling expenses and maximizing profits.

August 28, 2012 Resource Recycling Conference

At this year's Resource Recycling Conference, leading experts will present extensive and detailed industry assessments on industry trends, the future of recycling in North America, and industry issues.

July 25, 2012 PROP Conference

The Professional Recyclers of Pennsylvania (PROP) Annual Conference is an opportunity for businesses and municipalities to discuss industry trends, best practices, and innovations.

April 30, 2012 Waste Expo 2012

For over 40 years, WasteExpo has been North America's largest solid waste and recycling tradeshow serving both the private and public sectors.

April 21, 2012 City of Dallas Spring Round-up

This weekend, April 21-22, Greenstar Recycling is partnering with the City of Dallas on its annual Spring Round-up recycling event.  At the Round-up, visitors can drop off a variety of items to be recycled.

April 19, 2012 Building a Better Planet

Greenstar Recycling and the Houston Dynamo are partnering to Build a Better Planet.  Fans who bring recyclnig to BBVA Compass Stadium will have the opportunity to meet Houston Dynamo forward Brian Ching and get free prizes.

April 18, 2012 PRSM Conference

The the Professional Retail Store Maintenance Association (PRSM) is an industry organization focused on retail facility professionals.  PRSM provides facility managers with industry best practices, education, industry forums, and partnerships.

March 28, 2012 Residential Recycling Conference

The 2012 Residential Recycling Conference moves to the Gaylord Texan Hotel in Dallas, Texas, on March 28-30, 2012. The RRC is the premier executive business and technology event that focuses solely on residential recycling.

March 27, 2012 Greenstar Des Moines Facility Tour

Metro Waste Authority is inviting residents to participate in a tour of Greenstar Recycling, a processing facility that sorts recyclable products. In fact, if you participate in the Curb It! program, this is where all of your recycled materials are taken.

March 24, 2012 University Park Free Shred Event

Greenstar is partnering with the City of University Park, TX to provide citizens with free shredding services.  The event will be held at University Park Middle School.

January 30, 2012 AEG Expo

Great companies have a clearly defined strategy for growth that its constituents, partners and employees understand and commit to. AEG Expo 2011 educated and fostered best practices both within the company and with our partners

January 13, 2012 City of Irving Free Shredding

Greenstar and the City of Irving, Texas are partnering to bring free shredding to Irving citizens.  To participate, please bring accepted materials to 3000 Rock Island Road (west side of the parking lot).  First come, first served. There is a two file box limit.

December 14, 2011 Green Sports Alliance Waste Diversion Webinar

This webinar will explore the topic of waste, materials management, and recycling at live sporting events. The handling and disposal of waste at these events presents some complex challenges, yet also ample opportunity for cost savings, improved environmental performance, and positive fan engagement.

December 07, 2011 FMA Sustainability Congress

This year's Congress will include speakers and attendees of the highest caliber.  The Congress will focus on the most up-to-date green technologies and programs that are emerging on the market.

November 19, 2011 Texas Recycles Day in San Antonio

The City of San Antonio's Solid Waste Managment department is celebrating Texas Recycles Day in a big way!  The celebration will be held at Normoyle Community Center from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm on Saturday, November 19. 

November 15, 2011 New Dynamo Stadium Recycling Event

Greenstar is celebrating America Recycles Day in Houston by offering fans a unique opportunity at the new Houston Dynamo Stadium!  The top 10 recyclers will receive a Dynamo jersey and all participants will have their photo taken on site.

November 12, 2011 Fort Worth Free Shred Day

Celebrate Texas Recycles Day by shredding your personal documents at Greenstar. Fort Worth residents can take up to five boxes to be shredded for free.  The Free Shred Day event is sponsored by City of Fort Worth and Greenstar Security Destruction.

November 12, 2011 Arbor Day Run

Greenstar will be providing all recycling services for this year's Arbor Day Run, the greenest race in North Texas.  Proceeds benefit the Plano Parks Foundation.

November 05, 2011 Bellaire Recycles Fest 2011

Greenstar Recycling is partnering with the City of Bellaire on their third annual recycling day.  The event will help raise recycling awareness and will offer activities for the whole family.

October 23, 2011 Greenstar Title Night

On October 23, Greenstar will be the title sponsor as the Houston Dynamo host the LA Galaxy in their regular season finale.  The first 5,000 fans will receive a Houston Dynamo scarf courtesy of Greenstar.

October 11, 2011 Greenstar at Texas Municipal League

The TML Annual Conference and Exhibition is the signature event of the Texas Municipal League and one of the nation's largest gatherings of local government leaders.

September 28, 2011 Greenstar Sponsors Green Corporate Citizen Award at CRWC

The 2011 Corporate Recycling & Waste Conference will convene September 27-29, 2011. The CRWC is a new world-class business conference that focuses on how business executives can advance their organizations' sustainability issues while controlling expenses and maximizing profits.

September 13, 2011 Oklahoma Municipal League

Greenstar is a proud exhibitor ar the 2011 Oklahoma Municipal League Annual Conferece.  Join us at Festival Oklahoma - SELLebrating who we are.

September 01, 2011 Oklahoma Wants to "Recycle for Your Future."

Do you have an aspiring filmaker in your life? Greenstar is proud to sponsor the Oklahoma Recycling Association Public Service Announcement Contest

August 17, 2011 Resource Recycling Conference

Resource Recycling, Inc., publisher of Resource Recycling magazine, is hosting the second annual Resource Recycling Conference. The 2010 conference saw over 450 attendees and the trade show bustled with exhibitors representing all aspects of the recycling industry. 

August 01, 2011 Green Sports Alliance Summit

Greenstar is excited to sponsor this year's Green Sports Alliance Summit in Portland, Oregon.  The event is a three day executive summit designed for leaders from the sports community.

July 29, 2011 IronPigs Baseball

Cheer on your LeHigh Valley IronPigs and see the fireworks sponsored by Greenstar.

July 27, 2011 RAGBRAI stops in Altoona, IA

The official colors for Altoona's overnight RAGBRAI stop include bright orange and purple, but green will stand out. Thanks to a partnership with Metro Waste Authority and Greenstar Recycling the environment won't suffer on July 27.

July 27, 2011 National Recycling Coalition Gala Event

Greenstar is proud to be an official "Recycling Supporter" of the 2011 Recycling Works Gala in Washington D.C. This event honors individuals who have made a significant contribution to recycling as national leaders and advocates.

June 28, 2011 Green Fair 2011

The City of Paterson Green Team and the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders present the first annual Green Fair.

June 25, 2011 Blue Bell Creameries Taste of Summer

Greenstar is bringing our education trailer to Blue Bell Creameries' annual Taste of Summer in Broken Arrow, OK.  Come for a recycling education and all the ice cream you can eat!

June 21, 2011 Greenstar and San Antonio Silver Stars Kick off WNBA Green Week

The WNBA is kicking off Green Week with a nationaly televised game between the Silver Stars and the Phoenix Mercury.

June 17, 2011 Movie Night

Join us for a generously sponsored,fun filled evening where neighbors can meet,buy local produce and watch a movie under the stars

June 03, 2011 Houston Parks and Rec Farmers Market & Movie Night

Join us for a generously sponsored,fun filled evening where neighbors can meet,buy local produce and watch a movie under the stars.

April 09, 2011 City of University Park Education Event

Come take a walk through Greenstar's Recycling Education trailer and learn what you can do to help the environment!

April 03, 2011 PRSM National Conference

Come join the Greenstar Recycling National Accounts team at the PRSM National Conference in Nashville, Tennessee April 3-5!

April 02, 2011 Keep Houston Beautiful Day

Greenstar is getting our hands dirty with Keep Houston Beautiful to clean up and green up the city.  Will you join us?

March 30, 2011 Residential Recycling Conference 2011

Greenstar's Vice President of the Southwest Region, Steve Dunn, will be speaking at the 2011 Residential Recycling Conference in Nashville, Tennessee.  His presentation, All in the Multi-Family, is scheduled for Wednesday March 30th.

March 19, 2011 Let the Games Begin!

The Houston Dynamo are ready to kick off their first green season with the new Jersey Sponsor, Greenstar!  Come cheer on the Dynamo at Robertons Staduim.  Game begins at 7:30 pm.

February 05, 2011 Groundbreaking for New Houston Dynamo Stadium

The Houston Dynamo invite you to celebrate the Groundbreaking of their new stadium, set to open for the 2012 season.

January 01, 2011 2011 South Hills Residential Recycling Competition

As part of an attempt to boost recycling efforts, Peters Township, along with other South Hills communities, is taking part in a friendly recycling competition.  The goal of the competition is to boost current recycling habits and promote recycling/environmental awareness.

January 01, 2011 January is Recycling & Waste Month in Houston

The Houston Green Office Challenge is excited about the coming year and plans are underway for a busy year greening up Houston offices.  January is recycling & waste month. 

December 15, 2010 Grand Opening, Houston Single Stream

Greenstar is excited to celebrate the Grand Opening of our newest Single-Stream recycling facility!

December 15, 2010 Houston Green Office Challenge Tour

Join the Green Office Challenge team in touring Houston's newest recycling facility. The first single-stream recycling facility in the city, the new Greenstar facility will process 4,500 tons of materials.

November 16, 2010 Greenstar Helps Make Wishes Come True

Stop by the 5th Annual Make-A-Wish Foundation "Stories of Light" fundraiser and help Greenstar and Oklahoma make wishes come true!

November 15, 2010 Mayor’s Proud Partners Luncheon in Houston

Congratulations to Greenstar for receiving a Certificate of Recognition at the 26th Annual Mayor's Proud Partners Luncheon in Houston!

November 13, 2010 Texas Recycles Day - San Antonio

Come take a walk through the Greenstar Education Trailer

November 13, 2010 Fort Worth Free Shredding Day

Visit our Fort Worth Facility and have your personal documents safely and securely shredded.

October 26, 2010 Texas Municipal League Annual Conference

Come visit with Greenstar's municipal experts at the Texas Municipal League's 98th Annual Conference & Exhibition.

October 25, 2010 Resource Recycling Conference: Recycling’s Role in Mitigating Global Warming

Director of Corporate Development, Sara Conte, moderates a session on Recycling and Global Warming at the Resource Recycling Conference.

October 25, 2010 Grand Opening - Poland, OH Transfer Station

Greenstar is delighted to announce the grand opening of a new recycling center in Poland, Ohio. Opening ceremonies and a ribbon cutting will be followed by a luncheon and tours of the facility.

October 17, 2010 Juvenile Diabetes Fundraiser - San Antonio

"Remeber the Mission" with Greenstar as they support the 2010 Walk to Cure Diabetes with the Juvenile Dibetes Research Foundation.

October 15, 2010 Texas Recycles Day - Dallas

Come take a walk through the Greenstar Education Trailer at Music Hall at Fair Park Dallas, TX.

October 10, 2010 GreenWeek Houston

GreenWeek Houston is a week-long celebration focused on community service, climate awareness, sustainable choices and the merits of mindful, sustainable living while educating and encouraging Houstonians to preserve, conserve and enhance our city.

October 04, 2010 Iowa Recycling Conference

Come talk with Greenstar's recycling experts at the Iowa Recycling and Solid Waste Management Conference

October 04, 2010 STAR Recycling Conference

Southwest Region Vice President, Steve Dunn will be speaking on a panel of recycling experts on how to make the most out of your recycling program.

September 25, 2010 Healthy Living Expo 2010

Greenstar North America will be on site from to receive personal documents for shredding. Acceptable materials include paper, file folders, plastic window envelopes and junk mail. Also, the Greenstar Education Trailer will be available. 

September 22, 2010 RILA Environmental Sustainability & Compliance Conference

The Environmental Sustainability & Compliance Conference (ESCC) brings together executives involved in establishing environmental programs and integrating green practices into their companies. Greenstar National Accounts will be exhibiting.

September 18, 2010 Dallas Green Festival

Dallas Green Festival is an outdoor festival designed to help raise awareness and inspire environmental stewardship.  Greenstar's education trailer and knowledgable staff will be on hand.

September 17, 2010 Garland Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament

Greenstar joins with the Garland Chamber of Commerce for the 26th Annual Partnership Golf Tournament

September 16, 2010 TARC Field Trip to Greenstar

Members of the Texas Association of Regional Councils will take a tour of Greenstar's largest facility and one of the most automated recycling facilities in Texas during their meeting on September 16th

September 16, 2010 Houston Green Office Challenge

Houston is making a big announcement about its efforts to go green and Greenstar is excited to be a part.

September 16, 2010 San Antonio Go Green Awards

Join the San Antonio Business Journal and Greenstar as we honor and celebrate this year's winners, as published in the August 13th issue of the Business Journal

September 16, 2010 San Antonio Apartment Association Expo

The San Antonio Apartment Association, Inc. was founded in 1964 and is celebrating 45 years of dedicated service to the rental housing industry. Greenstar will be exhibiting at their Business Expo & Education Conference. 

September 14, 2010 ISRI Annual Commodities Roundtable Forum

ISRI's Commodities Roundtable Forum will return Sept. 13-15 at the Hyatt Regency Chicago-Downtown, located on the Chicago River just off Michigan Avenue's famous "Miracle Mile." This annual event has become one of the most important meetings of the year for buyers, brokers, traders, consumers, and suppliers of scrap commodities across North America.

August 24, 2010 Eat'nPark Tour

Eat'nPark comes on a tour of Greenstar's recycling facicility.  And they don't come alone . . .

August 18, 2010 USGBC Tours Greenstar's Houston Facility

Emerging Professionals Educational Event:  Tour of Greenstar Recycling Facility
The US Green Building Council is coming by to check out the 70,000 foot plant where recycling aluminum, paper, plastic, glass, and other materials take place!

August 17, 2010 Director of Corporate Development, Sara Conte, Speaks at WasteCon

Recycling is one of the most beneficial, cost effective tools available for reducing greenhouse gas emissions.  Research from the leaders in this field conclusively put recycling at the top of the list for potential to reduce greenhouse gases. 

July 31, 2010 Tulsa's Home and Garden Show

Find the Greenstar Education Trailer in the "Green Zone!"

July 30, 2010 IronPigs Baseball

Cheer on your  Lehigh Valley IronPigs and see the fireworks sponsored by Greenstar.

July 27, 2010 20th Annual PROP Conference

Pennsylvania recycles with Greenstar's help.

July 10, 2010 Akin's Natural Foods 75th Anniversary

Come celebrate with us!

June 13, 2010 Recycling Today - Paper Recycling Conference

Hear Greenstar Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Brian Gaughan, at the Non-Fiber Workshop: Demanding Times for PET.  Workshop sponsored by American Baler.

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