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Baylor participates in ‘Rinse, Recycle, Repeat’

Baylor sits in 12th place out of 50 schools in the Rinse, Recycle, Repeat campaign and competition to collect and recycle empty beauty containers. “About half of Americans don’t regularly recycle their shampoo and conditioner bottles or makeup containers,” Richardson … Continue Reading

Baylor Lariat · Apr 6, 2017

Student teams with Garnier to reduce beauty care waste

  Garnier is on a mission to change the significant amount of landfill waste due to beauty and personal care empties with the help of Illinois State University. The main goal of the whole project is to eliminate the amount … Continue Reading

Vidette Online · Apr 6, 2017

Why Isn’t More Waste Recycled?

At a time when many corporations and individuals are trying to lower their carbon footprint and produce less waste, only a small percentage of the world’s waste is recycled. Here & Now’s Jeremy Hobson talks with Tom Szaky, founder and CEO of … Continue Reading

Here & Now · Apr 4, 2017

Recycling program from Tom’s of Maine aims to keep old toys out of landfills

The average household with children amasses its share of broken, trash-bound toys. For Earth Month, Tom’s of Maine has partnered with recycler TerraCycle to help prevent broken toys from ending up in landfills. The natural personal care product manufacturer says its Less … Continue Reading

ConsumerAffairs.com · Apr 3, 2017

Less isn’t always more when it comes to product packaging

Goods and services evolve to meet the needs of the modern consumer, and music is no exception. Initially experience-based, as it has been for hundreds and thousands of years, music eventually became something people wanted to own, and prevailing demands … Continue Reading

Treehugger · Apr 3, 2017

Toy Recycling Gets a Boost from Tom’s of Maine and TerraCycle

What to do with toys once they are unwanted or broken? Tom’s of Maine and TerraCycle say they have an option. It’s pretty obvious what to do with cans, glass containers and even plastic bottles once they’re empty. But for … Continue Reading

Triple Pundit · Apr 3, 2017

8 Ways to Reduce Customer Support Team Turnover

It’s no surprise that customer support roles have some of the highest turnover rates. Stress and frustration can set in quickly after fielding the more demanding customer complaints and requests that come in day-to-day. If you’re tired of the churn of a … Continue Reading

Business 2 Community · Apr 2, 2017

Looking Forward to Earth Month 2017

What began as a watershed victory for environmental activism has grown into a month-long observation of global proportions: April 22nd’s Earth Day has expanded into the April-long Earth Month. Since Earth Day’s origin in 1970, the month of April has … Continue Reading

Dish Magazine · Mar 31, 2017

Green Corner: Rider and Terracycle rally for sustainbility on campus

Rider has been ranked in the Princeton Review’s top most sustainable schools in the country and one of the greenest universities in the world by the UI GreenMetric World University Ranking. But what has Rider done to get where it is … Continue Reading

The Rider News · Mar 31, 2017

Tom’s of Maine & TerraCycle Promote the #LessWasteChallenge

Tom’s of Maine is partnering with the recycling experts at TerraCycle again this spring to promote its #LessWasteChallenge and Toy Recycling Program. Tom’s of Maine is providing families with free shipping labels to mail broken toys to TerraCycle for recycling. Susan Dewhirst, goodness programs … Continue Reading

Beauty Packaging Online · Mar 30, 2017