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Ecotex Germany

A wholesaler of unsorted used clothing - responsible for the collection and further sale of used clothing.

30+ years of experience

Over 160 product categories

International

8,000,000 kg per year

Offer

Our contribution to Circular Fashion

Sourcing of used clothing through bank collections

Ecotex Germany comprehensively supports and carries out its own collections in western Germany. We plan logistics in terms of efficiency by adjusting the frequency of trips and selecting the right means of transport. We order new containers, set them up, take care of their technical condition, and keep the collection spots clean. Within a short amount of time, we resolve any occurring issues.

Sale of unsorted clothing and sorted shoes

In Germany, we collect unsorted used clothing, which constitutes a raw material for further stages of recycling. Clothing comes both from our own collections and from certified, long-term suppliers. Visible waste is separated and disposed of responsibly, thanks to which it does not end up in the goods intended for sale. In our German company, we offer sorted shoes.

Certified by TÜV-Rheinland

Ecotex Germany is inspected by TÜV Rheinland – the world's leading international provider of industrial inspection services – and certified annually against the criteria of the German Waste Management Ordinance (pursuant to § 56 and 57 KrWG).

We are a specialist resource management company for the collection, transport, storage, processing, recycling, trade and textile treatment (AVV 04 02 22, 15 01 09, 19 12 08, 20 01 11).

Our transport and forwarding services

Since 1991, our company Polstoff organises domestic and international transport and offers forwarding services. Close cooperation with companies belonging to the Ecotex Group guarantees the highest safety standard and punctuality of each transport.

Polstoff has a modern and diverse fleet that has the necessary EU permits required for road transport of goods, including used clothing and waste paper.

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Ecotex Germany

Ecotex Germany GmbH
Derken 10
42327 Wuppertal
Germany

FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

We invite you to complete the contact form on our website. Depending on the goods you are looking for, a dedicated person will contact you as soon as possible.

We work on clothing imported from Germany, England, and Scotland. Ecotex Germany and Helppack are responsible for collecting and supplying German clothing, and trusted business partners for goods from Great Britain. 

For sorted and pre-sorted clothing intended for wholesale and retail sale, our company Ecotex Poland located in the province of Lubuskie.

Ecotex Germany and Helppack are headquartered in Wuppertal, Germany. Ecotex Poland and Polstoff are companies located in Żagań, Poland.

Ecotex Germany conducts collections in North Rhine-Westphalia in the western part of Germany. You can also send clothes by courier here: Helppack.de. On this website you can send a parcel with your clothing to us for free and choose which project or theme you would like to support. IMPORTANT! – at the moment, the solution works in Germany ONLY.

We developed and maintain a detailed and multi-stage grading process that is aligned with our customers' requirements and expectations. As such, we use the full potential for reuse of clothing and supply other clothing wholesalers, retail stores and companies that resell or use clothing in its original as well as in alternative forms by finding new applications for textiles.

We do not run our online retail shop. We only offer our goods for sale as a wholesaler. We meet the expectations of novice entrepreneurs and can carry out trial courier shipments with smaller volumes. It is also possible to purchase without visiting our facility, but we always encourage to do so to learn about our sorting process and the quality we have. 

Ecotex Poland is a direct importer of clothing from England and Scotland. It is possible to purchase goods in their original form (from D2D and C4C collections), or already sorted by our sorting staff. 

Ecotex Germany is responsible for unsorted clothing. We do not sell unsorted clothing to individuals or companies without waste processing permits.