Rich and Xris' Profile
It's Our Earth, Inc is a family owned business started in 2003 by Richard & Xristina Rahn in response to their daughters constantly urging them to recycle. They would follow us around the house and monitor our trash cans to make sure we were throwing our recyclable items in the correct bin. Realizing that this younger generation was making a difference, we were inspired and explored what we could do.
After searching for products that were being made from recycled material, we were dismayed to find our choices were limited. This observation is the basis for our philosophy of “Recycling only works when you are making and selling products made from recycled materials”.
From this point we started researching waste streams - ”What was being discarded that could be transformed into something new”. This lead to the development of various product lines…
- Born on April 1
- Joined January 13, 2008
- Rich and Xris
- Glen Ellyn, IL, United States