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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

WAKOOS Nursery on a Mission to Reduce Landfill Waste

West Sussex Gazette · Sep 5, 2012

Going Green Paying Off at Hillsborough High

With Hillsborough High School having received more than $2,000 worth of benefits from participating in TerraCycle programs since 2010, technology teacher Tim Zavacki has some big plans for this upcoming school year.   TerraCycle is an “upcycle” company that makes consumer products from pre- … Continue reading - Hillsborough, NJ · Sep 4, 2012

Terracycle Upcycle Tent Dopp Kit Review

Looking for a gift for the traveling guy or gal that has everything? Search no further than Terracycle’s Upcycled Tent Dopp kit. Christmas may be a ways off, but keep Terracycle in mind during the holiday season or when searching for a … Continue reading

Active Gear Review · Sep 3, 2012

Terracycle turns trash into cash!

Place your granola bar, energy bar, chip, cookie, candy wrappers and juice punches (not juice boxes) in the terracycle collection boxes at school and Terracycle will donate 2 cents per wrapper. They upcycle all the wrappers into backpacks, lunch boxes … Continue reading

City Schools of Decatur, GA PTA · Sep 3, 2012

Leader in Natural Personal Care Products Launches New Recycling Program

Only recently, Tom’s of Maine, a company that specializes in manufacturing and supplying markets with natural-ingredients-only personal care products, decided to team up with TerraCycle, a company whose business agenda revolves around turning waste into affordable environmentally-friendly products. This partnership … Continue reading · Sep 3, 2012


Upcycling and recycling pioneer TerraCycle of Trenton, N.J., runs free collection programs for glue bottles, pens and markers, Scotch Tape, keyboards and computer mice, among other things. Any parent, teacher or other interested party can sign up for free at For each … Continue reading

Minnesota Parent · Sep 1, 2012

Solo Cup Company Review & Giveaway

Summer is coming to a close this weekend with Labor Day. For my family, we have one final summer party as we kick football season into full swing. Granted we just love spending time with family and great friends. To … Continue reading · Sep 1, 2012

Tom’s of Maine, TerraCycle Launch Brand-Blind Recycling

Tom’s of Maine has partnered with recycling company TerraCycle to keep product packaging out of landfills. The free recycling program, called the Tom’s of Maine Natural Care Brigade, accepts toothpaste tubes and caps, mouthwash bottles and caps, deodorant/antiperspirant containers, plastic soap … Continue reading · Aug 31, 2012


A new collaboration between Kennebunk-based Tom’s of Maine and the recycling venture TerraCycle asks customers to squeeze even more out of each tube of toothpaste.   In a press release from the company, packaging from Tom’s line of personal care products can be … Continue reading · Aug 30, 2012

Recycling Mystery: Toothbrushes & Toothpaste Tubes

Oral care products, such as toothbrushes and toothpaste tubes, can seem nearly impossible to recycle. After all, how would a recycler remove all of that extra toothpaste from the tube or dissasemble a toothbrush for recycling? Let’s take a closer … Continue reading · Aug 30, 2012

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