Benefits of Recycling

Thank you for your support. Your use of our recycled materials contributes to environmental stewardship

Did you know?

Over 80 billion garments are produced annually?

The average American throws away 81 pounds of textiles each year?

85% of textiles ends up in landfills (over 16 million tons annually) even though 95% can be reused

It takes 100’s of years for synthetic and natural fibers to decompose in landfills. Decomposition can cause air, soil and ground water contamination including methane and CO2 emissions

Benefits of Recycling

Recycled Textiles provide low-cost clothing and household fabrics

Reduces disposal costs and decreases landfill space

Reduces global energy use, green house gas emissions, demand for dyes, and chemicals

Reduces pressure on land and fuel resources