Let us introduce ourselves

SOEX USA is a textile recycling company involved in grading used clothing for exporting around the world from our main facility in Los Angeles and our recycling division in Fresno, California.

How it all came to be…

In 2006, the German based Ohanian brothers decided to start US operations of the company in Los Angeles, expanding two years later with a recycling facility in Fresno, California. SOEX USA has since become one of the leading and most experienced textile recycling companies in the world.

Re Wear

Giving new life to old clothing by purchasing used cloths from all charitable organizations, grading and distributing them and extending the life of the product.

Re Use

Creating new and fashionable garments using old and unusable clothing articles.

Re Cycle

Recycling textiles to produce insulation for the automotive industry as well as residential and commercial buildings.

Re Search

Leading the way in upcycling textiles to create high quality products.

1,800 Gallons of Water

It can take more than 1,800 Gallons of water to grow enough cotton to produce just one pair of jeans.

8,000 Chemicals

At least 8,000 chemicals are used to turn raw materials into textiles

70 Pounds

With the average American throwing away nearly 70 pounds of clothing per year, the fashion industry is the second largest cause of pollution worldwide.

25 % of the Worlds Insectisides

Cotton is one of the most widely grown and chemical-intensive crops in the world. Conventionally grown cotton uses approximately 25% of the world’s insecticides and more than 10% of the world’s pesticides.


One of the leading and most experienced textile recyling companies in the world




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