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Strike a pose with TerraCycle

With the help of a program called TerraCycle, St. Kate’s students are flexing their creativity and caring for the earth all at once. According to their website, TerraCycle is “a highly-awarded, international upcycling and recycling company that collects difficult-to-recycle packaging … Continue reading

The Wheel · Nov 5, 2015

Recycle your Halloween candy wrappers via Terracycle’s Snack Wrapper Zero Waste Box

Your family will probably be generating a little more trash than usual over the next few weeks as you make your way through unwrapping your favorite Halloween treats. Instead of tossing all those wrappers in the rubbish bin, use Terracycle’s … Continue reading

Inhabitots · Nov 5, 2015

The new upcycling bible: Make Garbage Great Review

Printed on woodfree paper in a fresh design with DYI projects for all ages, Make Garbage Great has broad appeal—it’s smart and instructive, playful and crafty, environmentally contentious and inspiring. With craft projects ranging from a simple, folded coin purse from a CapriSun pouch to … Continue reading

New Age Mama · Nov 5, 2015

Make Garbage Great By Tom Szaky and Albe Zakes

Fully titled Make Garbage Great: The TerraCycle Family Guide to a Zero-Waste Lifestyle this book is AWESOME! It’s a large hardbound, 224 page, book.  You will find fascinating information, little-known facts, awesome graphics, and colorful images on every page.

Marsha's Spot · Nov 5, 2015

A Green Business Recycles the ‘Un-Recyclable’

“One man’s trash is another man’s treasure,” as the saying goes. For TerraCycle founder Tom Szaky, it was more than a saying—it was also his business plan. Founded in 2003, TerraCycle takes your garbage—everything and anything you could throw away … Continue reading

Yahoo News · Nov 5, 2015

Marketing on a Shoestring

TerraCycle, Inc. started in 2001 when CEO and Founder Tom Szaky dropped out of Princeton University after his freshman year to sell liquefied worm poop in a reused soda bottle, for fertilizer purposes. Despite having little brand recognition and only … Continue reading

Consumer Goods Technology · Nov 5, 2015

Mountain View Elementary in Broomfield cleaning up by recycling

Karen Marietta, who leads the school’s TerraCycle program, said since it began in 2011, faculty and students have recycled more than 204,000 items from plastic cereal bags and snack pouches to Elmer’s glue sticks and plastic tape dispensers. “It’s between … Continue reading

Broomfield Enterprise · Nov 4, 2015

Gift guide for hippies

7. Mail bag pouch Once a USPS mail carrier’s bag, this heavy-duty zippered pouch is just the right size to hold your life — ID, cash, kes, credit cards, change. The canvas has been distressed the honest way. Weathered graphics … Continue reading

Dirt Magazine · Nov 4, 2015

Students Honored for Recycling Efforts

The Hain Celestial Group has announced that members of the recycling club at Pinecrest High School are among the nation’s top 10 collectors of snack bags in The Hain Celestial Group Snack Bag Brigade, a free, national recycling program created … Continue reading

ThePilot.com · Nov 3, 2015

A Green Business Recycles the ‘Un-Recyclable’

“One man’s trash is another man’s treasure,” as the saying goes. For TerraCycle founder Tom Szaky, it was more than a saying—it was also his business plan. Founded in 2003, TerraCycle takes your garbage—everything and anything you could throw away … Continue reading

Yahoo News · Nov 2, 2015