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The Traditional (and Flawed) Concept of the Circular Economy

At TerraCycle, we have evaluated every type of consumer waste and have found that nothing is beyond recycling. Thanks to our many corporate partners, such as Colgate, Garnier and Brita, we have successfully recycled post-consumer product and packaging waste into … Continue reading

May 26, 2016

Using social media to inspire consumers into reducing waste

At my company, TerraCycle, we wanted to know if it could also motivate people to reduce packaging waste. For years, we have used social media as a tool to help shift commonly held perceptions about product and packaging waste. Whether … Continue reading

May 26, 2016

Looking Back at Earth Month 2016

Waste reduction efforts were in full force this past Earth Month. My company TerraCycle, for example, worked with our longtime partners at Tom’s of Maine to help support theLess Waste Challenge. Throughout April, we challenged individuals through social media to … Continue reading

May 26, 2016

Social Media an Invaluable Tool for Helping Conscious Consumers Live Even More Consciously

At my company, TerraCycle, we too have continually seen the value social media can bring to our partners’, and our own, sustainability and eco-activism efforts. Just this April, we worked with our longtime friends atTom’s of Maine to help support the Less Waste … Continue reading

May 26, 2016

The Traditional (and Flawed) Concept of the Circular Economy

At TerraCycle, we have evaluated every type of consumer waste and have found that nothing is beyond recycling. Thanks to our many corporate partners, such as Colgate, Garnier and Brita, we have successfully recycled post-consumer product and packaging waste into … Continue reading

May 26, 2016

A Second Life for LOCTITE

At TerraCycle, the empty LOCTITE bottles are cryogenically or thermally treated to cure the adhesive residue.  The bottles are then shredded and pelletized.  The pellets are turned into new plastic products – everything from garbage cans to paving stones, park … Continue reading

May 24, 2016

Playback: The World’s String Recycling Program

As the first company in the U.S. to recycle instrument strings, D’Addario hopes Playback will extend their existing sustainability efforts even further. The program is in partnership with TerraCycle, a company that has made recycling the unrecyclable their mission on … Continue reading

May 23, 2016

Hey Musicians, This Company Will Recycle Your Used Up Instrument Strings

To fix this, the company has teamed up with TerraCycle, a company that handles hard-to-recycle objects, like coffee capsules, pens, and plastic gloves.

May 23, 2016

The Music Industry’s Battle Against Plastic Junk

Guitar string maker D’Addario, in partnership with Terracycle, has created Playback, the first-ever string recycling program. Festivals and venues are also increasingly tracking information on the waste produced and recovered, posting waste reduction statistics on their websites as a badge of honor.

May 23, 2016

HRA continues work on cigarette butt recycling project

The Hastings Revitalization Association (HRA) will continue to work towards establishing a cigarette butt recycling program in the village. The organization is a few sponsors short of being able to launch a program in tandem with TerraCycle, a company that … Continue reading

May 23, 2016

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