by Elba Mendoza
“How often do you recycle?” America Recycles Day is a nationally-recognized day dedicated to celebrating recycling in the United States. Annually, thousands of communities across the country get together and take action to increase recycling in the United States. America Recycles Day was started in 1997 by the National Recycling Coalition. America Recycles Day has been a program of ‘Keep America Beautiful’ since 2009.