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Zero-Waste options:


Backpacks (and school bags):

Bags:

Belts:

Bras:

  • Bras are recycled in the UK by Against Breast Cancer.
  • UK charity Smalls for All accept ‘gently worn’ (laundered) bras which can be any size, including sports and nursing bras, but not cropped-top style or bikini tops.  They are given to those in need in the UK and Africa.
  • Lightly-worn bras can be donated to some charity shops.
  • Bras are also accepted at the Clothing Pod clothes bins around the country.

Briefcases:

Eyewear:

  • Wooden sunglasses at Crann (Irish company).
  • Donate old glasses to Lions Clubs Ireland who donate them to people in developing countries.
  • Specsavers, VisionExpress and other opticians sometimes take back old glasses for recycling or donation to charity.
  • Information on eyeglasses from MyWaste.ie.
  • Glasses cases – keep and use as sewing kit. More ideas here.

Hats:

Jewellery:

Purses and Wallets:

Scarves:

Socks and Underpants:

Suitcases and Luggage:

Ties:

Umbrellas: