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  • Clothing Recycler USAgain Makes Spring Cleaning Easy for Seattle May 19, 2015 Clothing Recycler USAgain Makes Spring Cleaning Easy for Seattle AUBURN (May 11, 2015) –Auburn residents are looking to make more room in their closets this spring by ridding themselves of old clothing and shoes should think about the recycling bin instead ...
  • Threadcycle: USAgain partners with King County and Seattle Public Utilities to educate the public February 20, 2015 Every day, damaged and heavily worn clothes, shoes, and linens are thrown into the trash because some people think these items cannot be resold, have no value, and are garbage. That is why USAgain is partnering with King County and ...
  • Seattle Residents Give a Thumbs Up to Clothing Recycling January 21, 2015 USAgain clothing collection bins continue to serve as a convenient recycling option Auburn, WA (Jan. 20, 2015) – Four million pounds of clothing and shoes were diverted from landfills thanks to Seattle-area residents. That’s 849 garbage trucks diverted from going to ...
  • USAgain Spearheads Third Annual National Coat Drive with Boys & Girls Clubs November 6, 2014 Clothing recycler will donate coats collected to local children-in-need during Holiday season Nov. 1, 2014 – USAgain, the textile recycling company specializing in providing consumers with a convenient and eco-friendly option to rid themselves of excess clothing, announces its third annual national ...
  • Get Ready for the America Recycles Day Challenge 2014! October 3, 2014   Since 1997, communities across the country have come together on November 15 to celebrate America Recycles Day. Join USAgain in raising environmental awareness beyond November 15 while diverting textile waste from landfills. What is the America Recycles Day challenge? Throughout the month of ...
  • Clothing recycling on the rise in the Seattle area January 13, 2014USAgain’s 2013 textile recycling totals show continued growth  Seattle, WA. – Seattle area residents diverted 4.1 million pounds of clothing and shoes away from landfills in 2013, according to Auburn based textile recycler USAgain, demonstrating that convenience plays a key role ...
  • Reduce, Reuse, Return to School November 20, 2013A story from Mattias Wallander, USAgain CEO, was featured in the Washington State Recycling Association’s newsletter. Click the image to read the full newsletter – our story is on page 14.
  • Recycle like a warrior | Hillsboro Tribune September 17, 2013Corporate sponsors of the Sept. 7 “Warrior Dash” competition in North Plains were there for all the usual reasons: to promote beer and energy drinks and even to get runners to consider enlisting in the National Guard. One sponsor took a ...
  • Clothing recycling catching on among Seattle residents January 28, 2013Seattle-area residents diverted more than 10 million pounds of clothing and shoes from landfills in 2012, the textile recycler USAgain announced today. That amounts to 2,290 garbage trucks of clothing. It also saved more than 57,000 cubic yards of landfill space, more than 70 million pounds of carbon emissions ...
  • Winter coats donated to Seattle-area Boys & Girls Club December 20, 2012As part of a wider initiative partnering with Boys & Girls Clubs across the country, USAgain’s local division donated 170 lbs of winter apparel – including coats, gloves and hats – to the Boys & Girls Club of King County, Federal Way ...
  • Clothing recycling catching on among Seattle residents December 20, 2012CHICAGO – (Jan. 28, 2013) – Seattle-area residents diverted almost 4.5 million pounds of clothing and shoes from landfills in 2012, the textile recycler USAgain announced today. That amounts to 1,007 garbage trucks of clothing. It also saved more than 25,000 cubic yards of landfill space, nearly 31 ...
  • Kent School Wins Second Place in Nationwide Recycling Contest May 1, 2012Sunrise Elementary School in Kent, WA, won second place in USAgain’s nationwide Earth Month Contest for the “most pounds collected overall” category. Competing against over 500 other schools across the country collecting textiles in an effort to reduce landfill waste, ...
  • Got old clothes? Company reuses textiles | ABC 7 April 7, 2012 April 6, 2012 (Seattle) (WLS) — According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Americans dumped about 11 million tons of clothing and other textiles into landfills in 2010. One company is working to keep more of that material out of the ...
  • USAgain on KOMO-TV Channel 4 Seattle March 5, 2012USAgain Seattle Division Manager Eric Shanin discusses the textile recycling company’s clothing and shoes collection efforts with KOMO-TV Channel 4.
  • USAgain on 560 KPQ radio in Wenatchee, WA February 1, 2012Seattle Division Manager Eric Shanin discusses USAgain’s textile recycling programs in the Auburn area and the company’s green mission.

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