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Recycling Water Filters Just Got Fluid

Using a water filter, whether to improve the taste of your water or to filter out contaminants, isn’t that hard to do. What has been difficult, though, is trying to justify throwing out all of the filters into the trash. … Continue reading

Earth911 · Dec 3, 2015


Academies at Gerrard Berman Day School in Oakland is teaching students about sustainability while making a significant impact on the environment. Through use of TerraCycle programs and Zero Waste Boxes, the school helps turn waste, such as snack wrappers and … Continue reading

The Oakland Journal · Dec 2, 2015

Local Elementary School Earns $ Through Recycling

Haycock Elementary School in Falls Church is working with TerraCycle, a recycling company, to collect empty applesauce pouches for recycling in the GoGo squeeZ Brigade, according to a press release from TerraCycle. The school is among the top GoGo squeeZ … Continue reading

Falls Church News-Press · Dec 2, 2015

Mission Possible: Ruidoso is a national TerraCycle donation station

Coyote Howling has been identified as an official New Mexico Donation Station for the cereal bags Brigade© sponsored by Malt-o-Meal Brands™. The designation shows on the national map for TerraCycle to alert those wanting to support TerraCycle recycling. Coyote Howling … Continue reading

Ruidoso News · Dec 1, 2015

Boalsburg teen’s recycling program benefits local groups — and planet

State College Area High School senior Kara Eckert teamed up with New Jersey-based waste management company TerraCycle in 2012 to collect recyclable items. Her mission was to accumulate granola bar wrappers, cereal bags and oral care products though the company’s Wrapper Brigade program. … Continue reading

Centre Daily Times · Dec 1, 2015

Recycled Green Gifts for the Holidays

TerraCycle Finally, for both recycled gift ideas and for recycling waste that you can’t avoid over the holidays, consider People & Planet winner TerraCycle. TerraCycle develops and runs innovative, free consumer recycling programs for hard-to-recycle waste like baby-food pouches, CLIF Bar … Continue reading

Green American · Dec 1, 2015

Preschoolers learn the benefits of recycling

The drink pouches, aluminum wrappers and food pouches will help earn money for the school through Terracycle, which provides free waste collection programs for hard-to-recycle materials. Those materials are then turned into affordable green products. “The profitability will depend on … Continue reading

North Central News · Nov 30, 2015

Nonprofit helps school cafeterias go green

Stony Point Elementary School, for example, recycles plastic water bottles plus Capri Sun and Honest Kids juice pouches. Plastic bottles are picked up by a local beverage store, and the juice pouches are sent to TerraCycle, a New Jersey-based company that repurposes them … Continue reading · Nov 30, 2015

Highlands Elementary earns money through TerraCycle

Students of Highlands Elementary School are earning money for TerraCycling their food packaging. TerraCycle, a company which recycles odd plastic items, such as a “GoGo squeeZ” applesauce container, is using the items recycled by students and turning them into other … Continue reading

Edina Sun Current · Nov 30, 2015

Holiday Gift Guide 2015: Gifts for Him #reviewwireguide

Upcycled Tent Dopp Kit - TerraCycle is at it again. This company recycles materials and turns into new products for consumers and this Upcycled Tent Dopp Kit is a great idea. Made from reclaimed fabric discarded in the manufacture of tents, it … Continue reading

The Review Wire · Nov 30, 2015