Trans-Continental Textile Recycling Ltd.

  • Textiles - Processing
  • Textiles - Collection


TCTR is a 100% Canadian business, diverting over 15 million lbs of textiles a year through reuse, re-purpose or recycling. 99% of textiles are diverted due to their collection-to-use business model. TCTR has been successfully operating in Western Canada for 3 decades, including a locally-based partnership recycling program that enables the public to recycle their unwanted clothing, and generates hundreds of thousands of dollars annually for local charities, schools, and non-profit organizations. Collected textiles, from usable clothing to industrial wiping rags and textile waste, are all processed in Canada.

Services Offered

Clothing collection, fundraising

Products Sold

All grades used clothing, material prepared for mills, wiping cloth products

Recycling Hotline

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