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Hickory church wins national Kraft Cheese, TerraCycle recycling contest

Hickory Church of Christ is the national winner of cash and prizes in a contest run by Kraft Cheese and recycling pioneer TerraCycle. The Kraft Barbecue Bash contest gave entrants a chance to win by recycling the most used cheese … Continue Reading

Mountain Express Online · Aug 28, 2013

Cigarette eater meter in San Rafael collects 50,000 cigarette butts

The discarded butts will be sent to TerraCycle, a New Jersey-based company that collects difficult-to-recycle products and repurposes them. Koop said other cities such as Santa Monica and organizations like Surfrider have expressed an interest in borrowing the eater meter … Continue Reading

Marin Independent Journal Online · Aug 28, 2013

Hickory church wins national Kraft Cheese, TerraCycle recycling contest

Hickory Church of Christ is the national winner of cash and prizes in a contest run by Kraft Cheese and recycling pioneer TerraCycle. The Kraft Barbecue Bash contest gave entrants a chance to win by recycling the most used cheese … Continue Reading

Mountain Express · Aug 28, 2013

Eco Heroes: Kids Making a Difference

Twelve-year-old Mathis LeBlanc of Massena, New York started collecting for TerraCycle’s Drink Pouch Brigade in January, placing a container in his elementary school’s cafeteria where kids can drop off their empty Capri Sun pouches. To date, Mathis has helped collect … Continue Reading

Green Child Magazine · Aug 28, 2013

Should Cosmetic Companies Be More Responsible for Waste Management?

n Brazil, the cosmetics association ABIHPEC is working with municipal agencies to collect and recycle packaging waste, according to Organic Monitor. In the U.S., Tom’s of Maine has partnered with Terracycle to collect its packaging waste and use it in … Continue Reading

Beauty Packaging Online · Aug 23, 2013

PLEASE DRINK RESPONSIBLY

For this reason, I was pretty excited to try out The Naked Grape‘s new Terra-Cycleboxes (yes, boxes) of wine, the first of it’s kind to be 100% recyclable. I had always wondered about Terra-Cycle after seeing their markings on several boxes and … Continue Reading

House of Earnest Blog · Aug 20, 2013

Naked Vine One-Hitter: The Naked Grape Pinot Noir

The Naked Grape has a partnership with a recycling company named Terracycle that handles numerous “waste streams” of “non-recyclable or hard-to-recycle items” – such as M&M wrappers, handbags, shoes, cigarette waste, iPods, pens, Solo cups…and Naked Grape wine boxes.

The Naked Vine Online · Aug 20, 2013

On the Money with Maria Bartiromo

Tom was interviewed live with Maria Bartiromo for her nationally syndicated CNBC show, On the Money, from the steps of the NYSE. Maria is widely considered one of the top financial journalists in the nation. The 2.30 minute-long piece ran … Continue Reading

CNBC and NBC Affiliates Nationwide · Aug 19, 2013

A Thoughtful Approach

Their snacks also come in recyclable packaging, which is huge in my book since I aim to eliminate my product wast by 98% (and have been successful at doing so thanks to conscious consumerism, composting and TerraCycle).

Kimbrolynn Blog · Aug 17, 2013

Cause Marketing: How Giving Back Can 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 and backpacks.

Yahoo Voices · Aug 16, 2013