Recycle Clothing & Textiles

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Good Plan: Save the planet.

It is important for the textile industry, clothing industry, and consumers to help keep mother nature looking wonderful.

It is important for Clothing Manufacturers to be cautious not to waste materials or pollute in any way.

The Apparel Search Recycle section is intended to provide information regarding ENVIRONMENTAL issues that are relevant to the Apparel & Textile industries.   If you know of additional information or resources, please let us know.

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Recycle Clothing Fact Sheet

You can recycle clothing by donating or selling second hand fashion.

You can donate or sell used clothing at consignment shops or thrift stores.

Learn more about apparel industry and textile industry recycling:

Council for Textile Recycling

Smart Secondary Materials and Recycled Textiles

EPA Garment & Textile Care Program

Alliance of Foam Packaging Recyclers

Printers National Environmental Assistance Center


Air Cleaning Machinery

Filtering Machinery


Fashion Industry Pollution

  A&E Clothing Corporation: A&E Clothing Corporation is conveniently located in Carteret, NJ, USA.  Close to New York (40 min) and Newark International Airport (20min).  They process used clothes collected from wealthy areas of New York, Maryland and New Jersey States and resell them in U.S. and worldwide.  They ship to Africa, South America, Europe and Asia.  Their products are sorted into more than 200 categories including premium and second quality apparel, shoes, handbags and more.  Clothes are graded, baled and packed into 20 or 40 ft. containers.  They take care of shipping and documentation.  Address 600 Federal Blvd, Carteret, NJ 07008 Phone 732 802 8100 4. E-mail  Contact: Jack Kluszczynski

  AYTAS AYAKKABI YAN SANAYII TICARET AS: AYTAS is a company which produces reclaimed leather (Salpa), ESP for shoe, bags, belts, bags, belts and chair industry. Factories capacity is 10000 TPA. Address: Ipkas Sanayii Sitesi 5.BLOK NO:37/39 IKITELLI Istanbul Turkey Phone: +90 212 549 87 81 or +90 212 549 87 82 Fax: +90 212 549 87 83 Email: Contact: Mehmet Ersenkal

  Cullingworth Summers & Co Ltd (United Kingdom): Cullingworth Summers & Co Ltd are sorters and recyclers of wool sweaters.  They make 40 standard colors which they then pull back in to fibre suitable for spinning on the woollen system and felt manufacturing.  Address: Syke Ing Mills, Syke Lane Dewsbury WF12 8HX UK Phone:  44 1924 488766 or 44 1924 472335  Email: 

  Department of Environmental Protection (New Jersey): recycling

  Department of Environmental Protection NYC

  Ecoweave: apparel produced from recycled cotton fabrics.

  Department of Energy Energy Saving:  U.S. Department of Energy.

  Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Requirements for Dry Cleaners : Dry cleaning shops generate hazardous wastes, air emissions and wastewater and must comply with both federal and state regulations. Please note the regulations vary and depend on whether your machines use perchloroethylene (PERC) or non-chlorinated, hydrocarbon-based petroleum solvents.

  Material Return Material Return is your solution for custom circularity. They work with local manufacturers and national brands to transform textile waste into new products - all within 75 miles.  Based in North Carolina, USA.

  Patagonia: environmentally conscious producers of quality outdoor clothing.

  Point Beach Outdoors

  Premier Water & Energy Technology Inc.: For almost 50 years, water has been at the core of everything they do. They supply water treatment products and services for boilers, cooling towers, process, and potable water systems. They also provide water treatment solutions such as controllers, pumps, water softeners, de-mineralizers, filter media, ion exchange resins, and activated carbon. Theirr water treatment philosophy consists of combining unmatched levels of customer service with an array of technical resources in order to guarantee outcomes for their customers.

  PT Sarana Multiniaga Pratama (Indonesia): They are distributor for non chemical water treatment equipment which outclassed any similar products known.  This unit works electronically to prevent scales, algae and corrosive as well as descale.  It runs power supply at 6-8 micro amp and works 24 hours a day disregard of flows.  Thousands hv bn sold world wide to protect chiller, heat exchanger boilers and any equipments which is treated with water.  Save moneys on chemical, save your environment and most of all avoid stoppages of your equipments.  They offer money back guarantees at no obligations at all. Address:  Jln.Prof.Dr.Ir. Sedyatmo, Wisma Soewarna 2E Jakarta Indonesia Phone: 62-21-5583858 Email: Contact: Henry Lheman, Managing Director

  Resails: clothing produced from the fabric of old sails.

  Sort & Export Company: they sell used clothing from the USA to other countries.

  Zen Engineering (India): they are a leading company in the field of Water and Waste water Treament designing and equipment supply.  They design and supply turnkey projects for Cleaning Source Water of Undesired Chemicals and Minerals, waste water of undesired Minerals and Chemicals  Address:  2, Om Anand Ind. est. Raghunath Nagar Thane [West] 400604 India Phone: 91- 22- 5836712 Email:   Contact:  Parimal Pajankar [Director]

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