Used wire brushes to clean and refill

Wire brush refill.

These wire compact brushes are returned by customers to the Northern Municipal Spares factory in Brighouse. Where the wire is removed mechanically and the plastic disk is cleaned and re-filled with new wire. These Johnston Compact disks can be refilled over 12 times!

Polypropylene brush refill.

Many polypropylene filled compact brushes can be refilled. The old polypropylene monofilament is striped out and sent away for recycling. The plastic top is cleaned and refilled with new polypropylene bristle.

 Old polypropylene is removed and refilled