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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

Meg Partridge: Co-Founder of Sustainable Fashion Initiative

This year, we’re focusing on that first step, of igniting student interest and shifting perspectives of fashion to reflect personal values. We’re really excited about upcoming and ongoing initiatives to do so, such as our successful “Stripe Swap” clothing swap, … Continue reading

HerCampus.com · Nov 17, 2012

TerraCycle on Teen Kids News

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TerraCycle to recycle cigarette butts

SANTA FE, N.M. (Nov. 16, 11:50 a.m. ET) — Hold on to your butts … cigarette, that is. New Mexico-based Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Co., a subsidiary of Reynolds American Inc., the nation’s second-largest cigarette maker, and TerraCycle Inc. are … Continue reading

Plastic News · Nov 16, 2012

Recycling Program For Cigarette Waste Launches

According to Keep America Beautiful (KAB), 65% of all cigarette butts are disposed of improperly. But thanks to another environmental breakthrough by TerraCycle, cigarette litter can now be recycled. With funding from Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Co. (SFNTC), TerraCycle is … Continue reading

Convenience Store Decisions · Nov 16, 2012

TerraCycle, Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Launch Recycling Program for Cigarette Waste

TRENTON, N.J. – Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Co. (SFNTC) has teamed up with TerraCycle, a world leader in developing solutions for hard-to-recycle materials, to do something about cigarette butt litter. According to Keep America Beautiful (KAB), 65% of all cigarette … Continue reading

NACS Online · Nov 16, 2012

TerraCycle: Upcycled and Recycled Unique Gifts and More

If you are looking for a great gift for your green-minded friends or family members, or even for someone who just loves unique and innovative items, look no further than TerraCycle!  This worldwide leader of recycling and upcycling previously non-recyclable or … Continue reading

Bullock's Buzz Blog · Nov 16, 2012

My Take on Terracycle’s Cigarette Waste Brigade

I’m a big fan of Terracycle – if you haven’t yet heard about them, go check out their website. Recently they launched Cigarette Butt Collection & Recycling Programs in the US and Canada and I’ve seen some chatter as to … Continue reading

Going Green Blog · Nov 16, 2012

Global VP of Trenton-based ‘upcycler’ to speak at campus

From unpaid intern to 27-year-old global vice president of media relations at TerraCycle, Inc., Albe Zakes will share his journey, which began as an inspired college kid looking to make a difference in the green industry, during his visit to … Continue reading

PSU Brandywine · Nov 16, 2012

TerraCycle wants your butts

TerraCycle Inc. has created the Cigarette Waste Brigade, asking people to send their butts so they can be recycled into pellets used to make items such as park benches, shipping pallets and railroad ties. Hold on to your butts … … Continue reading

Waste and Recycling News · Nov 16, 2012

TerraCycle now accepts and upcycles cigarette butts

After a long two years of planning and tweaking, TerraCycle, the recognized leader in upcycling items that previously were considered non-recyclable, is now accepting used cigarette butts for its latest Brigade. This amazing project was the brainchild of TC’s founder … Continue reading

EnviroThink · Nov 16, 2012

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