We buy 3 times more clothes than we did in the 80s

Clothing Donation and Recycling Service Disruptions

Some clothing donation and recycling services are disrupted in the region – please call ahead before dropping items off.

Reduce, repair and donate your clothes to help minimize landfill waste

On average, we buy three times more clothes than we did in the 80’s, and it is estimated that one garbage truck full of clothing is landfilled globally every second.

Cheaper clothing, fast fashion trends, and an overall increase in consumption is resulting in more and more clothing waste! Did you know that in Metro Vancouver we threw away 44 million pounds of clothing last year?

It’s time we Think Thrice about our clothes.