The Environmental Protection Agency estimates that the average person throws away 70 pounds of clothing a year. That adds up to 3.8 billion pounds of unnecessary waste being added to our landfills.
Residents can recycle household items and clothing by dropping items off at the City’s recycling center in the USAgain drop box. The Simple Recycling curbside program has been discontinued.
Acceptable items for USAgain are:
- Adult & children’s clothing
- Boots, sandals, socks, tennis & leather shoes
- Hats, handbags, gloves, belts,
- Scarves, backpacks
- Sheets, comforters, pillowcases, blankets, towels, drapes