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TerraCycle’s 3 Ways to Celebrate World Oceans Day

To do better by our oceans, we must shift our gaze. World Oceans Day is June 8, an important time for environmental action, observation, and celebration. Coinciding with this year’s UN Ocean Conference, World Oceans Day is day for policymakers, activists and … Continue Reading

Green Living Ideas · May 29, 2017

How This NC City is Working to Recycle Cigarette Butts

WILMINGTON — According to keep America beautiful, cigarette butts are the most littered item worldwide. That’s why the City of Wilmington says it’s partnered with Keep New Hanover Beautiful to recycle cigarette butts. The city has installed 110 new cigarette-butt- … Continue Reading

Spectrum News · May 29, 2017

Why You Should Stop Feeding Your Baby From Trendy Little Food Pouches

For the over-stretched parent who doesn’t have time to puree plums or soak grains overnight, portable plastic packs jammed with organic and healthful ingredients are a godsend. On-the-go moms can just twist off the cap and hand a pouch of … Continue Reading

Yahoo! Beauty · May 29, 2017

Three Ottawa County Schools Competing in Recycled Playground Challenge

HOLLAND, MI (WHTC) – Three Ottawa County schools are competing to win a new playground. In the third annual Recycled Playground Challenge courtesy of Colgate-Palmolive, Meijer and TerraCycle, the playgrounds will be made from recycled oral care waste. This year’s … Continue Reading

WHTC-AM Online · May 26, 2017

Colgate and ShopRite Keep Recycling

ShopRite and Colgate-Palmolive are staging their fourth annual “Colgate & ShopRite Recycled Playground Challenge,” this year offering more secondary prizes than ever before. The contest will award a $50,000 playground made entirely of recycled oral care waste to the Northeastern school … Continue Reading

Path to Purchase Institute · May 25, 2017

Iowa crayon recycling program shows cost of handling unique items

Dive Brief: The Hurstville Interpretive Center in Maquoketa, IA, home to the Jackson County conservation department, has been attracting attention for its crayon recycling efforts in recent months, as reported by WQAD. Students and residents have become engaged in the program, bringing … Continue Reading

May 22, 2017

Hively Avenue Preschool competing for playground made of recycled toothpaste tubes, floss

ELKHART — Hively Avenue Preschool is competing to win a playground made from recycled oral care waste through the third annual Recycled Playground Challenge, courtesy of Colgate-Palmolive, Meijer and TerraCycle. Hively Avenue Preschool will earn one “Playground Credit” for each unit … Continue Reading

Elkhart Truth · May 19, 2017

The power of recycling – St. Katharine Drexel Catholic School enters recycling contest for a new playground.

Who knew old toothpaste tubes and floss containers could bring joy to students? The innovative recycling company TerraCycle did. This year, in conjunction with Colgate and ShopRite, TerraCycle is hosting its fourth annual Recycled Playground Challenge, during which hundreds of … Continue Reading

Bensalem Times Online · May 19, 2017

TerraCycle With 4-H

LINCOLNTON, N.C. – Lincoln County 4-H is involved with a national recycling project and is asking you to help gather hard-to-recycle waste for our 2017 Terracycle Recycling Project. Waste items may include: drink pouches, salty snack bags, toothpaste, health and … Continue Reading

Lincoln Herald · May 18, 2017

Since You Can’t Sell It, Here’s What to Do With an Expired Car Seat

You can finally get rid of that expired car seat that’s been chillin’ in the garage forever We overlook expiration dates on a lot of things, but a car seat is one expiration date that should definitely not be ignored. … Continue Reading · May 18, 2017