Mixed Textiles and Clothes

Textiles sack  


Working in partnership with Essex Textiles to collect textiles for reuse and recycling.

Sacks are only collected by Castle Point and Essex Textiles branded vans.

Position your Textiles Recycling bag at the edge of your property, separate from your recycling, by 7 am on your collection day. Textiles bag are collected on the same day as your pink sack recycling collection.

Items that can be collected

  • All men’s, women’s & children’s clothing and underwear
  • Paired shoes & boots
  • Blankets, towels & bed linen

Items that cant be collected

  • Bric-a-brac
  • Wellington boots
  • Slippers
  • Pillows or duvets
  • Badly soiled clothing

All textiles and some items that cannot be recycled through our textile recycling collection (e.g. bric-a-brac, wellington boots) can be donated to a charity shop e.g. Barnardo's, Oxfam

Download a guide on Textile recycling:

Textile recycling - how to... [pdf] 2MB

Missed Collection or Require a Textiles Recycling Bag?

blue sack

If you would like a textile sack delivered or have missed collection please call/text: 07985584659 or email: castlepoint@essextextiles.co.uk

or visit: www.essextextiles.co.uk

or email: recycling@castlepoint.gov.uk 


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