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Meet Young Entrepreneur Council’s Tom Szaky, TerraCycle CEO

One man’s trash is another’s treasure — and Tom Szaky is living proof. The Hungarian native’s fascination with trash goes back a long way. While studying at Princeton, he and his mates cultivated a huge worm farm, which they fed … Continue reading

Business Insider · Dec 18, 2012

College Lifestyles Interviews TerraCycle CEO Tom Szaky

TerraCycle could arguably be named the world’s most innovative business. And after a long journey of invention, passion and hard work, TerraCycle CEO Tom Szaky, 30, is certainly in the running for world’s most innovative young businessman. CL chatted with … Continue reading

College Lifestyles · Dec 18, 2012

Webinar: Turning Waste Packaging Into Massive Equity

There is profitability in waste. Join Tom Szaky, CEO of TerraCycle, as he shares his thoughts on the state of sustainable packaging and the paths he sees for the CPG industry in the face of the rising costs of resources, … Continue reading

Industry Intelligence · Dec 17, 2012

Teen Collects Candy Wrappers to Help Cousin

Brittany Lowe, an eighth-grader at Citrus Hills Intermediate School in Corona, has collected candy wrappers — thousands of them — in less than two months. And someday, those wrappers may help people with a genetic muscular condition that most children … Continue reading

Press Enterprise Online · Dec 14, 2012

Highland Christian School Partners with TerraCycle

PTO is excited to announce that our school is going GREEN! We teamed up with a program called TERRACYCLE.  We are going to be collecting a number of items to recycle and earn CASH.  Each classroom will have a bin to place … Continue reading · Dec 13, 2012

TerraCycle Develops a Way to Recycle Cigarette Butts

From worm poop to cigarette butts. When you really think about it, there is a connection. They’re both disgusting, the sorts of things you would not want to touch, and the quantities of them are astronomical. For a Trenton-based recycling … Continue reading · Dec 13, 2012

Front Cover of Trenton Times on TerraCycle’s Cigarette Waste Program

The Times of Trenton features TerraCycle’s cigarette butt recycling program on its cover.

The Times of Trenton · Dec 13, 2012

TerraCycle Featured in Brighton Memorial Library’s Recycling Event

The Brighton Memorial Library, 2300 Elmwood Ave., will host “Recycling Beyond the Blue Box: TerraCycle and the Monroe County Ecopark” at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 23, 2013. Guests may learn how Cheryl Bertou and her son were able to partner with … Continue reading

Brighton Pittsford Post · Dec 11, 2012 Holiday Gift Guide 2012

Turn trash to treasure with these TerraCycle Eco Speakers, which can be made from your child’s upcycled candy wrapper and transformed into portable speakers for his or her smartphone, MP3 player, and computer. · Dec 10, 2012

TerraCycle Boxes Used in University of Pennsylvania’s Riepe House

Have ink cartridges? Old laptops? Batteries? Or any old tech that you’re no longer using? Bring it to one of our TerraCycle boxes, located conveniently in the Riepe computer lab or the mailroom. We’ll recycle it responsibly for free, and … Continue reading

Riepe College House page (University of Pennsylvania) · Dec 9, 2012

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