TEXAID is one of Europe's leading organizations for the ecological collection, sorting and recycling of used textiles. The company employs innovative processes, professional collection logistics and state-of-the-art sorting to always offer its partners and customers high-quality services. In harmony with both economics and ecology, TEXAID helps to ensure that used textiles are kept in the value-added chain for as long as possible.

We aim for social, ecological and economic sustainability by

  • generating financial resources for charity organizations
  • offering high-quality textiles at fair prices
  • supporting the sensible recycling of valuable materials
  • promoting the personal and professional development of our staff


In order to achieve this, we aim to

  • facilitate the sensible disposal of used clothes, shoes and home textiles by operating a container network
  • create and preserve jobs
  • guarantee fair employment and working conditions
  • take account of social and development-related criteria
  • conserve natural resources
  • inform the public transparently about what we do
  • continuously further developing and constantly improving the processes and work procedures in all areas