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Published on Tuesday, 04 September 2012

US textile waste growth prompts recycling scheme

Written by Haydn Davis

ARIZONA – The latest statistics from the US’s Environmental Protection Agency estimate that a huge 13.1 million tons of textiles were thrown away in 2010, the most recent year for which statistics are available - 5.3 per cent of the country’s total municipal solid waste (MSW) generation.


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