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Upcycle your Trash with Terracycle and Eliminate the Idea of Waste

Founded in 2001 by Tom Szaky, Terracycle is an award winning international upcycling and recycling company that collects hard to recycle packaging and transforms them into clean, usable materials and products.  Terracycle collects products such as candy wrappers, cigarette butts, … Continue Reading

Hug a Tree with Me · Jul 25, 2013

Upcycled Mailbag Sack To Tote From TerraCycle

I was offered to do review for TerraCycle, a company that collects difficult-to-recycle packaging and products and re-purposes the material into affordable, innovative products. Some of the products they make just amazed me, I love the idea of reinventing old … Continue Reading

Sniffing 4 Savings Online · Jul 25, 2013

Eco-Friendly Decor for Your Deck Can Be Budget-Friendly Too

Target stocks 100% recyclable plastic Adirondack chairs in bright colors, such as orange, turquoise, and red, to liven up your outdoor living space. TerraCycle Recycled Plant Caddies, made from Capri Sun juice pouches, are also available in local Target stores. Retailers … Continue Reading

Coldwell Banker Blog Online · Jul 22, 2013

Are consumers ready to dispose of their waste at retail stores?

The history of retailers collecting recyclables from their costumers is evolving, if slowly. At first this started with small independent grocery stores collecting plastic bags or other items. But, today, consumers are clearly becoming more eco-aware, which is creating a … Continue Reading

Packaging Digest Online · Jul 22, 2013

The Externalities: Collaborating with Suppliers

“We approached the glove supplier, Kimberly-Clark, who partnered with us to implement a glove take-back program. It started in one location and has today expanded to five. We segregate the gloves at the point of use and Kimberly-Clark sends them … Continue Reading

CSR Wire Blog Online · Jul 22, 2013

Brianna Moore, Age 16, Michigan, USA Green Lifesaver Recycling Foundation

Brianna also placed trash and recycling receptacles at the riverbank with educational signs explaining the harm caused by plastic waste, and she returns weekly to transport the collected plastic to the recycling center. She sends the cigarette litter to an … Continue Reading

Action For Nature · Jul 22, 2013

Oak Park teen’s efforts to clean up environment win international award

Moore hauls the litter to a local recycling center and stuffs the cigarette butts, which the center doesn’t accept, into plastic bags. She then mails the butts to TerraCycle, a company that has them recycled into plastic pallets and other … Continue Reading

Detroit Free Press Online · Jul 20, 2013

Oak Park teen’s efforts to clean up environment win international award

Moore hauls the litter to a local recycling center and stuffs the cigarette butts, which the center doesn’t accept, into plastic bags. She then mails the butts to TerraCycle, a company that has them recycled into plastic pallets and other … Continue Reading

Jul 20, 2013

Bring your old binders to Staples and earn exclusive coupons

The school year is over and it’s time to recycle those old school supplies.  Bring your old binders in to a Staples store near you and they will reward you with a coupon for $2.00 off your next binder purchase. And … Continue Reading

Jul 19, 2013

3-On-3 Soccer Tournament

The Kick-It 3v3 Soccer Tournament is coming to Marietta July 27 & 28 with Entenmann’s Bakery and recycling pioneer TerraCycle. Entenmann’s will offer free samples of Little Bites and have recycling bins for the empty packaging which will then be … Continue Reading

Marietta Daily Journal Online · Jul 19, 2013