Garment Recovery Systems

    Please Call: (800) 440-4130

    Buyback: Will pay for acceptable TyvekŪ garments - call for details and pricing.

    Pickup: Mail-in Program - will reimburse for shipping costs.

    General Info: GRS accepts all types of disposable TyvekŪ coveralls, lab coats, hoods, boot/shoe covers, pants, and sleeves. No need to inspect or sort garments before shipping them, however they CANNOT accept garments if they can be considered hazardous waste. Used TyvekŪ garments are shipped to GRS which then sorts, counts and recycles the garments. GRS then sends quarterly statement that details total amount of garments accepted and recycled along with a check for the garments and freight charges. Detailed instructions are listed on their website.

    Hours: M-F 8am-4:30pm

    E-mail: recycling@protective-clothing.net

    Website: http://www.garmentrecoverysystems.com

    Materials Recycled and/or Reused:
    Plastic
    This vendor handles:

  • TyvekŪ: #2 HDPE (TyvekŪ garments)


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