Asda says no to non-charitable car park clothing recycling collections

first_imgAsda is continuing to permit registered charity The Salvation Army to site clothing recycling bins in its car parks. Asda says no to non-charitable car park clothing recycling collections Howard Lake | 8 September 2006 | News Supermarket Asda has asked a company to remove its clothing recycling collection bins from its car parks having learned that it is not a registered charity.According to The Times, Asda’s lawyers instructed Planet Aid, a company linked to the Danish organisation Humana People to People, to remove all its bins from their premises by the end of August.Birgit Soe, head of Planet Aid in the UK, told The Times that it chose not to be a registered charity so that it could be free to engage in buying and selling clothing. Advertisement About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.center_img  111 total views,  4 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis1 AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis1 Tagged with: corporate Tradinglast_img read more