ASTCO specialize in supplying the trade from our nationwide collections of reusable clothing, what makes us so special is our ability to provide nationwide door to door textiles and textile bank clothing and shoes from our 100's of banks throughout the UK. We also make collections from
our F.F.C and nationwide charities on a 52 weeks regular basis. For larger quantities of textiles
we supply and purchase clothing & shoes which can be used for huge array of applications.
All our trailers are totally unprocessed and include clothing, shoes and other footwear.
We do not take any cream out of our loads, that is why our reputation is second to none throughout the UK and Europe, you're assured to make a profit. Our textiles are currently exported around the world, providing clothing for the UK & third world countries.
With the added benefit of saving the textiles from landfill, all part of the ASTCO recycling process. We are proud to be working in association with and also supporting many leading nationwide charities throughout the UK. By working together we can really make a difference.
Whether you are looking to raise funds from the processing of unwanted textiles or looking to receive used rag within the UK or internationally, ASTCO can offer you a complete, reliable and cost effective solution with non of the hassle - just leave it to us!
We collect regularly from our nationwide network of textile banks. We can also organise collections from businesses, councils and charities
All our rag is checked but untouched and includes shoes and other footwear. We do not take any cream out of our loads so you're assured to make a profit!
For large quantities of textiles, we can supply direct to you. We specialize in the supply and export to the trade globally.
We are proud members of the Textile Recycling Association & the Charity Retail Association
ASTCO focus on making the process of textile collection as easy for you as possible. Once a contract is agreed we will deliver your textile banks as required, collect on a monthly basis and send you the funds... EASY!
Dealing with us allows charities to claim back recycling credits from local councils.
BACS payments are paid monthly with monthly return of the yield of each Textile Bank.
Leading rates are paid for the tonnage collected. Creating funds for your school, business or charity.
From installation to weekly collections we do the hard work for you. Our friendly drivers will collect from the textiles bank each week. The textile is weighed and returned to our centre for further processing. You can simply sit back and wait to recive your monthly payment.
All of our drivers use our modern fleet of liveried vehicles and carry ID information etc.
All maintenance and servicing of the textile bins is included in our agreement
£10 Million public liability insurance cover.
On board weighing facilities.
All textile banks meet the British safety standards and are made in the UK.
65% will be sent to Africa and Asia for re-use and 35% will be sent to pulping mills to be used for fillings for mattresses.
Allocated member of the team for each contract.
RAISE MONEY FOR YOUR SCHOOL AND SCHOOL PROJECTS!
Do you have clothes and materials that you no longer want or need? You can clear out all of your old, unwanted materials and earn money for your school at the same time. Simply donate your old or unused clothing, shoes, handbags and belts to us using our school collections scheme. This way you can raise money for your school whilst knowing that your unwanted goods will be recycled or sent to help developing countries around the world.
Contact us for your free textile bank…plus your free promotional packs and posters
WE SPECIALISE IN SHIPPING LARGE QUANTITIES OF USED CLOTHING & SHOES TO ANY CORNER OF THE GLOBE!
We have a large fleet of vehicles ready to export large loads directly to you. By keeping the transportation link within our company, we are able to save you money & time whilst reinforcing our commitment to guarantee that your product is completely untouched! We export consignements of used textiles to all corners of the globe. We supply unprocessed loads. Our loads are checked, untouched and unprocessed. We then send it you directly allowing you to make a profit in your local marketplace.
To ensure you are getting the best rate why not fill out an enquiry form or call us today to discuss your specific needs.
We are proud to be part of the team raising over £2 million for the Fire Fighters Charity, leading to us winning the Spirit of Fire Corporate Supporter Award. We also have helped in the last few years raise over £1.5 Million for Local Authorities, Local charities and community projects.
PLEASE DON'T HESITATE TO CONTACT OUR FRIENDLY STAFF TO DISCUSS YOUR REQUIREMENTS!
With years of managerial experience in the textile recycling sector, Joanne is responsible for overseeing the day to day running of the business to ensure a smooth and stress-free process. Joanne would be your contact when discussing new or current contract agreements.
With over 20 years of experience in the textile industry Lee has a wealth of knowledge and ability in the logistical running of the company. Lee would be you contact of any logistical issues including textile bank supply, collections and order processing.
Josh is a highly valued member of the team focusing on business development. Josh also organises the fundraising aspect of our company, so if you a looking to raise funds for Charities, Councils and other good causes Josh would be happy to hear from you.