Textile recycling

We collect textiles when required on your recycling collection day Place loose in your:

  • pink sacks

We collect:

  • clothing – trousers, t-shirts, shorts, dresses, knitwear, shorts and skirts
  • accessories – ties, scarves, belts, hats, bags
  • outerwear – jackets, coats, waterproofs
  • paired footwear - heels, wellies, trainers, boots)
  • household materials – towels, bedding, blankets, curtains

We can’t collect:

  • wet or heavily soiled clothing
  • slippers
  • single shoes
  • duvets
  • pillows
  • sleeping bags

Use the pink sacks provided as and when required. Place them on top of your blue bin or reusable bag for collection. We will replace the textile recycling sacks as you use them.

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Contact information

Contact the waste team

  • Telephone: 01494 586 550