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Sort Fabric for Recycling


  • 80 58th Street Brooklyn, NY, 11220 United States (map)

FABSCRAP needs help to sort all the fabric it receives from designers. It's easy to learn and fun to do!

When you sign up, please consider making a donation to support the growth of green infrastructure for the fashion industry in NYC. We have big, waste-reducing plans in 2019! We can't thank you enough for your support of our work! This activity is better for small groups and individual

What to expect:

  1. Welcome: Tour and overview of FABSCRAP (5 minutes)

  2. Training: Learn how FABSCRAP sorts fabric for recycling (10 minutes)

  3. Sort: Sort through fabric samples and large pieces, pulling out useable fabrics for reuse and removing hardware and paper from fabric swatches for recycling (2.5 hours)

  4. Shop: As a thank you for your time, take home 5 lbs of material for free!

Location: Brooklyn Army Terminal, 140 58th Street , Building B, Unit 5H-4 , Brooklyn, NY 11220

Time:

Mondays - Fridays :

AM - Sessions : 09:00 am - 12:00 pm

PM - Sessions : 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm

Saturdays:

AM - Sessions: 10:00 am - 01:00 pm

PM - Sessions: 02:00 pm - 05:00 pm

Earlier Event: July 19
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