for the public

For the Public

SMART offers many great resources for individuals, businesses, organizations, communities and educators. 

Where to Recycle?
Whether you have a few small bags of textiles or large quantities to recycle, this section will provide you with the information that you need to keep your materials out of the landfill.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Looking for answers to your textile recycling questions.   Check out our Frequently Asked Questions page to find the answers!

For Communities
Looking to get your community involved in textile recycling?   This section contains information and documents to help you present to your community, state, and government officials.

For Schools
SMART has created lesson plans and educational worksheets that you can use in your classrooms to teach students about Textile Recycling. These lesson plans and worksheets are designed to meet the Common Core Standards required by schools.

Advocacy & Government Resources
SMART’s goal is to actively influence the outcomes and impact of government decisions or actions that affect members engaged in the wiping materials, used clothing, fiber markets or textile recycling industry.