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OLD FRIENDS & NEW
FRIENDS GET TOGETHER

In three quick steps, with our
easy-to-use guide you can host
an event in your community.

HOST AN EVENT

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This Fall, Take the
#BeRecycled Pledge

Commit to Reduce,
Reuse, Recycle,
and Buy Recycled!

PLEDGE NOW

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THOUSANDS OF EVENTS
ACROSS THE COUNTRY


Help us Celebrate America
Recycles Day!



JOIN AN EVENT

HOSTING AN EVENT IS AS EASY AS 1-2-3

Want ideas on hosting an event?
Checkout our toolkits page to help get you started. There are go-to guides and activity ideas with step-by-step instructions for hosting an event to help promote how to: reduce, reuse and recycle.
Be counted!
Register your event and be part of the official number of ARD events. Also, your event will appear on the interactive ARD event map.
Now that you are registered, check out the templates provided to support you in organizing and promoting your event. Also, click here for discounted America Recycles Day materials.

Take the #berecycled pledge

70,735

people have signed this pledge.

Be the 70,736th!

Here’s what others have committed to recycle, what action will you take?

5%

Shampoo Bottles

41%

Plastic Bags and Wraps

18%

Plastic Bottles and Caps

18%

Unwanted Mail

18%

Mobile Devices

Latest Pledges

The national recycling rate has increased over the past 30 years.

The current recycling rate is 34%.

JOIN US IN RECYCLING MORE.

For America Recycles Day 2017, I pledge to:

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Learn

I will find out what materials are collected for recycling in my community.

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Act

Within the next month, I will reduce the amount of waste I produce, I will recycle more, and I will buy products made with recycled content.

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Share

In the next month, I will encourage one family member or one friend to take the #BeRecycled pledge.

TAKE THE PLEDGE

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