Textile Recycling Program

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Municipal Office

395 Mulock Drive P.O. Box 328 Station Main, Newmarket, Ontario
L3Y 4X7
905-895-5193

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​The Town of Newmarket has partnered with Diabetes Canada on a new textile recycling program to help support textile diversion in our community. This program accepts all adult and children's clothing and footwear, including undergarments, towels, pillows, and curtains. Items are accepted in all conditions, including items that are worn, torn, or stained.

Accepted Items

​Clothing (adult and children)

​Household Textiles

​Footwear (singles or pairs)

​Accessories 

Active wear

Bathing suits

Bathrobes

Coats

Dresses

Jeans

Pants

Parkas

Shirts

Skirts

Socks (single or pairs)

Sweaters

T-Shirts

Undergarments

Uniforms

Aprons

Bedding

Bibs

Blankets

Comforters

Curtains, Drapes

Cushions

Fabric scraps

Mats

Old rags

Oven mitts

Pillows

Sleeping bags

Stuffed toys

Towels

Wash cloths


Athletic shoes

Boots

Cleats

Dress shoes

High heels

Loafers

Running shoes

Slip-ons

Slippers

Sneakers


Backpacks

Belts

Gloves

Hats, Toques

Jewellery

Mittens

Pet clothing and beds

Purses

Scarves

Ties


Non-accepted Items

All donated textiles must be dry and free of any medical or hazardous liquids such as grease/oil, blood and vomit. Due to sanitary, health and safety concerns some items are not accepted, such as infant car seats.

Textile Collection Bin Locations

Look for textile collection bins at the following Town facilities:

Schedule a Free Pick up

To schedule a home collection, please contact Diabetes Canada at 1-800-505-5525 or visit their website at declutter.diabetes.ca/pickup.