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Cause Marketing: Giving Back Continues to be Profitable

TerraCycle’s goal is to reduce waste by offering ways to raise funds by recycling items for nonprofits, for-profits, and schools. Companies that produced the waste fund the collection efforts, and TerraCycle turns the waste into products such as park benches … Continue Reading

Business 2 Community · Aug 11, 2013

The Fru-Gal: Deals for teachers and places around town to save

Turn Kool-Aid or Capri Sun drink pouches into money for your school. Establish a drink pouch brigade . Earn up to 2 cents per donated pouch.  Caprisun.com/terracycle

Lexington Herald Leader Online · Aug 11, 2013

Non-Recyclable or Hard to Recycle Waste? A Solution that Turns Garbage into New Products.

If your family recycles like mine does, then anything resembling paper, plastic or metal goes into the appropriate recycling bin. However did you know you may be depositing products that cannot be recycled through typical processes? I am guilty of … Continue Reading

Momentum Nation · Aug 9, 2013

KCP Launches Recycle Program

www.pharmtech.com · Aug 9, 2013

Toothbrushes Upcycled Into Giant Disco Ball For Burning Man!

Toothbrushes donated to the program through TerraCycle are being used as the building blocks for the disco ball art installation designed and constructed by Yarrow Mazzetti and Overkill (pictured above). If successful in gathering enough funding, it will be unveiled at … Continue Reading

Earth Techling · Aug 8, 2013

Trade-in old binder for $2 credit at Staples

TerraCycle shared the return of a program from Staples.  Take an old binder to any Staples store and get $2 back instantly toward the purchase of a new one. The old one will be sent to TerraCycle to be recycled.

Birmingham Bargain Mom blog · Aug 8, 2013

Tom Szaky, Founder & CEO, TerraCycle

Tom Szaky, Founder & CEO, Terracycle, spoke with us about the company’s purpose to eliminate the idea of waste by making things that are non-recyclable, recyclable. Terracycle works with brands to create national collection points for each category of waste. … Continue Reading

Future 360 · Aug 8, 2013

Upcycling toothbrushes for Burning Man in Cali

Toothbrushes donated to the program through TerraCycle are being used as the building blocks for the disco ball art installation designed and constructed by Yarrow Mazzetti and Overkill (pictured above). If successful in gathering enough funding, it will be unveiled … Continue Reading

Technology Daily · Aug 8, 2013

Retired Cat engineer encourages cigarette butt recycling

Sustainable Concepts Green Team worked with Terracycle, a New Jersey company that collects hard-to-recycle trash and “upcycles” it into new products. Terracycle had found a way to turn tobacco waste into plastic pallets and ashtrays but didn’t know where to get … Continue Reading

Peoria Journal Star Online · Aug 8, 2013

TerraCycle Doritos Backpack

TerraCycle is a company that collects difficult-to-recycle packaging and products and repurposes the material into affordable, innovative products. TerraCycle upcycles and recycles traditionally non-recycable waste. Terracycle reuses several products such as drink pouches, chip bags and tooth brushes just to name a few. … Continue Reading

MomBlogSociety.com · Aug 7, 2013