• Zero Waste Shanghai

Drop-off locations for donations in Shanghai (ENG & 中文)



(this article was inspired by the original article by SHUrban Family)

As most of you know, we have a (very active and incredibly interesting) Wechat group where people ask questions on how to reduce waste, advice on certain natural products and more.

A lot of times we're being asked where to donate or drop off certain things that are either broken, or old or simply unnecessary in our homes... When the "let me give it to my ayi (= housekeeper) " doesn't do it anymore, ... what should we do with all this stuff ...?

Here are some ideas and locations of what and where to drop off your unwanted things:

Clothes, books, furniture, ...

A pleines mains:

Founded and run by French expats, À Pleines Mains is all about providing help to the underprivileged, orphans and the handicapped. They’ll take clothes, books, furniture and other a wide range