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TerraCycle in the news

The latest newspaper and magazine articles, blogs, and social content can be found below.

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News articles

Responsible shopper marketing: Rewarding customers for doing the right thing

Colgate-Palmolive, for example, is one of TerraCycle’s largest key partners with a multi-fold commitment to sustainability. Regardless of brand, Colgate allows all oral care products and packaging to be recycled through their sponsorship of the Colgate Oral Care Recycling Program, … Continue reading

Jun 6, 2016

H.L. Johnson Team Green Hands Out Awards

The teacher received a $25 gift certificate to the store of her choice, a cork board made out of wine corks from TerraCycle, reams of recycled paper and a membership to Resource Depot.

Jun 6, 2016

Volunteer ‘Trash Tramps’ Work To Keep Montpelier’s Streets Litter-Free

They collect cigarette butts separately because they can be recycled. Trash Tramps organizer Nancy Schulz says they bring the butts to the Central Vermont Solid Waste Management District office, and they eventually make their way to a New Jersey recycling … Continue reading

Jun 6, 2016

Recycled playground challenge

DePaolo Middle School is competing to win a playground made from recycled oral care waste through the second annual Recycled Playground Challenge, courtesy of Colgate-Palmolive (“Colgate”), the global oral care leader; ShopRite, which has more than 250 stores in the … Continue reading

Jun 6, 2016

Changing the Culture of Excess [Packaging]

One of TerraCycle’s longtime partners, MOM Brands (Malt-O-Meal Company), rejects the common cereal packaging setup, instead packaging its cereal brands in a re-sealable plastic bag that creates 75 percent less packaging waste than comparably sized cereal boxes. What’s more, MOM Brands’ cereal bags … Continue reading

Jun 5, 2016

Bensenville school in recycling quest for new playground

But for the substitute teacher behind Zion-Concord Lutheran School’s entry in the TerraCycle Recycled Playground Challenge, it’s not so much about a new outdoor play space — although the school’s swings were knocked out in a maintenance accident and some of the playground … Continue reading

Jun 5, 2016

Earth Notes: Dump No More

Terracycle, a New Jersey company, partners with many manufacturers to recycle packaging. Collect participating products and ship them off. Groups like Colgate, Capri Sun, Clif Bar, Entenmann’s, Brita and Glad, to name a few are involved in this program.

Jun 5, 2016

Recycled playground challenge

DePaolo Middle School is competing to win a playground made from recycled oral care waste through the second annual Recycled Playground Challenge, courtesy of Colgate-Palmolive (“Colgate”), the global oral care leader; ShopRite, which has more than 250 stores in the … Continue reading

Jun 3, 2016

Park Slope Food Co-op Won’t Ban Flimsy Plastic Bags, but Will Recycle Them

Though the thin plastic roll bags can’t be recycled in city-collected recycling bins, they can be recycled at the Co-op starting June 8. The grocery will collect the bags under a partnership with the recycling company Terra Cycle, which specializes in “hard-to-recycle … Continue reading

Jun 2, 2016

Butt Blitz Barrie 2016

All the butts collected will be sent into TerraCycle to be recycled into a variety of industrial products, such as plastic pallets. Please join us next year we need all the help we can get to clean up our city, … Continue reading

Jun 2, 2016

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