Do not dispose of textiles at home. Take this waste to your local recycling centre (RC).
Which RC container
Use the textiles bank.
Ensure items are clean, dry and bagged.
Which RC accept this waste
All our recycling centres accept textiles.
Clothes, shoes and other textiles that still have some life left in them will be sorted and sent for reuse. Old and well-worn clothing will be recycled by shredding and used in the ‘flocking’ industry as car seat filler.
You could also...
- sell your items, or donate them to a charity shop, if they're in good condition.