How do you dispose of old bed sheets?
Drive to your nearest RSPCA NSW shelter or Care Centre
Most shelters and Care Centres will accept your donation at the front desk and pass them on to the relevant teams. We’re sure they’ll be very happy to see you!
What can I do with unwanted sheets?
Linens: Goodwill and Salvation Army thrift stores accept towels, sheets, curtains, and such. To donate well-worn towels, call your local animal shelter. Often they take them to use for pet bedding and/or for cleanup rags. Mattresses: They are the stuff of landfill nightmares.
How do I get rid of bedding?
Duvet covers, pillow covers and blankets might be collected by your local council for recycling, so double check with your council if you’re not sure. You can also recycle them at recycling banks, along with any old clothes. Check our recycling locator tool to find your nearest bank.
Where can I take old bedding?
- Donate your old bedding to a thrift shop is by far the most popular choice. …
- The SPCA, your local vet or animal shelter will gladly take old sheets, pillows and duvets as they use the bedding for the animals in their care.
- Old sheets make perfect paint drop sheets during your house renovation.
How do you recycle towels and bedding?
Drop off your unwanted items at recycling points and clothing and textile banks in supermarket and local car parks – enter your postcode below to find your nearest. Donate items to registered charities and re-use organisations. The Charity Retail website will help you to find your nearest charity shop.
How do I dispose of pillows?
How to Dispose of Old Pillows
- Remove pillow shams or pillowcases from the old pillows. …
- Store old pillows in a plastic garbage bag.
- Reuse the pillows as a pet bed if you have animals. …
- Throw the pillows in the garbage if you’re unable to reuse them around your home or donate them in your community.