Reduce the volume of microfibres polluting our oceans by washing your clothes less. (Yes, really!)
Textile waste accounts for 4% to landfill in Aotearoa every year.
Reduce fast-fashion purchasing of new jeans by shopping secondhand.
Jeans can be refashioned into many other useful items at the end of their lives: aprons, table mats, dresses, pockets, upholstery, bags ...
Donate your good, clean pre-loved jeans to a secondhand/charity shop, or drop into the SaveMart bin onsite at the Whanganui Resource Recovery Centre.
Dispose of to landfill as a last option.