Compost in Your Compost Bin or Pile
Cotton string can be composted 

- or - 

If none of the above is an option, please dispose of this item in your regular trash. It is not recyclable through RI's mixed recycling program, eligible for a special drop-off or pick-up program, nor considered household hazardous waste.


Though this item follows the basic rule for the textiles drop-off recycling program in “clothing” donation bins across RI (clean, dry, and odorless), this particular item cannot be sold to recyclers.