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7 Creative Ways to Fundraise for Your Student Organization

If you’re a part of a student group at your school, you may have to fundraise for your organization. But how do you go about raising the money? Asking people for donations can be totally intimidating and awkward. Luckily, there … Continue Reading · Mar 27, 2017

5 packaging materials you didn’t know are difficult to recycle

Recycling is confusing, even for the most well-intentioned and informed conscious consumers. Capabilities of municipal recycling facilities vary from region to region, and items that are difficult-to-recycle sometimes get looped in with regularly accepted items.   Not all paper, metal, … Continue Reading

Treehugger · Mar 27, 2017

Will Consumers Pay More for Recycled Ocean Plastic?

In a move that could increase consumer awareness about marine plastic pollution — and thus, consumer willingness to pay more for products made from recycled marine plastic — recycling company TerraCycle plans to expand its beach cleanup programs to collect … Continue Reading

Environmental Leader · Mar 23, 2017

7 Easy Ways to Be Eco-Friendly at Home

With Earth Day just one month away, it’s the perfect time to start thinking about ways to go green in your everyday life. It’s easy to become overwhelmed with all the different actions you can take to go green, so start … Continue Reading

Peace Love Organic Mom · Mar 23, 2017

TerraCycle details plans for worldwide marine plastic collection

Dive Brief: TerraCycle is partnering with existing beach cleanup programs to collect 500 to 1,000 tons of plastic littler from around the world over the next year, as reported by Plastics News. Following a project with Suez that collected approximately … Continue Reading

Waste Dive · Mar 23, 2017

Looking Forward from World Water Day 2017

“Drink more water” is a prescription that for too many people around the world is easier said than done. As it stands, one in ten people (663 million people – twice the population of the United States) are currently living … Continue Reading

Huffington Post · Mar 23, 2017

Brand launches bathroom bottle recycling effort

Personal care product company Garnier is working with TerraCycle and a nonprofit group to help consumers keep plastic out of the trash stream. The company also noted that it boosted the amount of recycled content in its packaging starting this … Continue Reading

Resource-Recycling · Mar 22, 2017

TerraCycle pushes for more beach plastic collection

New Orleans — Organizers of a beach plastics recovery campaign expect to greatly expand collection efforts in the coming months to locations around the world. Recycling company TerraCycle Inc. and Procter & Gamble Co. grabbed headlines earlier this year with … Continue Reading

Plastics News · Mar 22, 2017

Millard Elementary helps with nationwide recycling effort

Millard Elementary School in Fremont is kicking off the new year with good habits and keeping snack pouches out of landfills. Through a free, national recycling program in partnership with TerraCycle, sponsored by Entenmann’s Little Bites¨, Millard Elementary School has … Continue Reading

Tri-City Voice · Mar 21, 2017

Because You Asked: Can I Recycle Water Filters?

Water filters can reduce plastic bottle use, but also be tricky to dispose of. Thankfully, the manufacturer may already offer an easy solution.   Dear Recyclebank: Can water filters be recycled? I called my local sanitation department, and they were … Continue Reading

Recyclebank · Mar 21, 2017