IKEA puts together pilot textile recycling scheme

IKEA Cardiff is piloting a new scheme to repair, reuse and recycle the local community’s unwanted textile products. In partnership with charity YMCA, customers will be able to bring anything from old clothing to soft furnishings to the store for the retailer to donate to the local community, including low-income families, charity shops and the homeless. IKEA also plans […]

£185,000 boost for textile recycling in London

Funding worth £185,000 has been awarded to six recycling firms to boost the reuse and recycling of clothing, carpets and mattresses in the capital. The cash will help introduce carpet recycling at local household waste and recycling sites and a kerbside collection service which will allow clothing to be recycled alongside other goods. Around 200,000 […]