Secondary Materials and Recycled Textiles (SMART) Association
The Association of Wiping Materials, Used Clothing and Fiber Industries Since 1932
An international trade association, SMART strengthens the economic opportunities of our diverse membership by promoting the interdependence of the for-profit textile recycling industry segments and provides a common forum for networking, education and advocacy .
3/22/2023 - Textile Recycling Industry Leaders From Around The Globe Join Forces To Promote High Standards And Expand TheReuse And Recycling Of Clothing
1/31/23 - The Secondary Materials and Recycled Textile Association (SMART) strongly supports Maryland House Bill 187 and Senate Bill 219 proposing sales tax exemption for secondhand clothing and shoes under $20.
6/21/22 - Fast fashion increases in popularity for cheap wears, but comes with unexpected costs | Spectrum News
6/10/22 - Chinese fashion giant to donate millions of dollars to recycling | West Observer
5/9/2022 - Your Clothes Can Have an Afterlife — NIST report identifies strategies for greater reuse and recycling of textiles
5/3/2022 - Textiles outlook: Ukraine war hits quality market