Clothing & Home Goods Recycling

Harrison Township has partnered with Simple Recycling to provide a free curbside clothing and home goods recycling program. The Simple Recycling program is no cost to Harrison Township or Harrison Township residents. The program was approved at the April 27, 2015 Regular Board Meeting by the Harrison Township Board of Trustees for a two year period.

Simple Recycling (866) 835-5068

HOW DOES SIMPLE RECYCLING WORK?

STEP 1: Place clothing, shoes and housewares into the green bags provided by Simple Recycling.

STEP 2: Place your bags at the curb on your regular collection day BESIDES your trash and recycling containers.

STEP 3: Simple Recycling will collect the bags and recycle the items for reuse.

If you need more Simple Recycling collection bags, please call Simple Recycling at (866) 835-5068 or by email info@SimpleRecycling.com

The partnership with Simple Recycling does not limit someone's ability to donate to other charities.  We encourage the donation of used goods to all charities.

Goodwill Industries
www.goodwill.org
closest donation site:
419 Michigan St.
Algonac, MI 48001
(810) 794-7870

St. Vincent de Paul Society
www.svdpusa.org
closest donation site:
35192 S. Gratiot Ave.
Charter Township of Clinton, MI 48035
(586) 792-3500

Purple Heart
www.purpleheart.org
closest donation site:
23886 Newberry Dr.
Charter Township of Clintion, MI 48035
(888) 414-4483

Salvation Army
www.salvationarmyusa.org
closest donation site:
34150 S. Gratiot Avenue
Charter Township of Clinton, MI 48035
(586) 790-2662


FACTS TO KEEP IN MIND
  • Clothing and Home Goods account for approximately 10% of the residential waste stream
  • 85% of textiles are NOT recycled or donated
  • EPA estimates 68 lbs/person of clothing are thrown away each year