Recycling & Waste

Clothing & Other Textiles (Non-reusable)


Examples of textiles include: bed sheets, towels, tablecloths, curtains, etc.


Non-reusable clothing, linens and rags may be placed in the trash.

Rags with solvent or oil should be wrung out, dried and placed in the trash. Bring extracted fluids to the household hazardous waste collection sites for free.


When possible, non-reusable clothing, linens and rags should be recycled (but not in your curbside recycling bin).

Some haulers offer curbside collection of clothing and other textiles. Contact your hauler or city for more information.

Non-reusable clothing, linens and rags are also accepted at the recycle companies listed below.

Recycle Companies

Goodwill Easter Seals
1239 University Avenue W.
Saint Paul, Minnesota, 55104
3001 White Bear Ave
Maplewood, Minnesota, 55109