Texas Sales Tax Holiday is this Weekend — Aug. 6-8

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar is reminding shoppers they can save money on clothes and school supplies during the state’s sales tax holiday on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 6-8. State law exempts sales tax on qualified items — such as clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks — priced below $100, saving shoppers about $8 on every $100 they spend. The date of the sales tax holiday and the list of tax-exempt items are set by the Texas Legislature. Apparel and […]

ReUse Textile Recycling Service: Recycling, Collecting and Transporting Donated Textiles Benefiting Houston Nonprofits

ReUse Textile Recycling Services, a Houston recycling service dedicated to reducing textile waste, is offering a simplified, transparent no contact donation collection and transportation of used clothing, shoes, and home goods that benefits local Houston nonprofits. “While recycling continues to grow in the U.S., on average, most people dump half of their body weight in clothing into landfills every year where it can sit for 200 years while 95 percent of used textiles could have […]