Rags

Landfill

Updated on November 27, 2018

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Instructions

Put in the gray cart. 100% cotton can be composted, if shredded into fine strips.

Alternatives

Use for as long as possible before disposal and donate instead of recycling if the item is still in good shape.

Facts

Many Salvation Army stores, Goodwill stores, St. Vincent De Paul stores, and I:CO drop-boxes (in commercial businesses) accept clean rags and textiles. Call your local outlet and inquire about textile and rag donations.

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