LMB have recycling banks for textiles, shoes throughout the London area and the Southern Counties and on an average week now collects 170 to 200 tonnes of textiles, clothing and shoes. 80% will be sorted and exported for reuse, 10% that isn’t fit for reuse will be cut into wiping cloths, 5%will be sent for flocking and felting, leaving a minimal 5% waste, incorporating household rubbish, hangers and single shoes.
They also have an educational section aiming to teach children about recycling and the environment.
Lawrence M. Barry & Co
Tel: +44 (0)20 7476 2888