How to recycle school uniforms
Unbadged items of clothing can be recycled in the usual way - find your nearest locations below. However, those badged with a logo may need to be recycled in a different way - find out more below.
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How to dispose of badged school uniform
Advice for parents
For items ‘badged’ with the school name, check whether the school offers a take-back scheme. Alternatively, encourage them to set up a collection point and let them know they can contact their uniform supplier or LEA for advice.
Advice for schools
If you have large amounts of uniforms that have your logo on and require secure, safe disposal or if you wish to donate your uniforms to a charitable cause, contact your uniform supplier or LEA for advice. They can characterise and measure your uniform waste to evaluate the most appropriate steps to take.