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Tobacco Company, Terracycle Team Up to Recycle Cigarette Butts

Cigarette butts are the most littered item in America and make up 38% of all trash on U.S. roadways, according to Keep America Beautiful. Annually, worldwide cigarette butt litter amounts to 1.69 billion pounds. TerraCycle Inc., a company devoted to … Continue reading

Earth911 · Nov 15, 2012

Cigarette maker funds recycling

RICHMOND, Va. — A subsidiary of the nation’s second-largest cigarette maker Reynolds American Inc. is funding a national recycling program to reward do-gooders for cleaning up tobacco waste and turn cigarette butts into pellets used to make items such as … Continue reading

KOB 4 (CBS Affiliate) · Nov 15, 2012

Those cigarette butts? Reynolds wants to recycle

A subsidiary of the nation’s second-largest cigarette maker Reynolds American Inc. is funding a national recycling program to reward do-gooders for cleaning up tobacco waste and turn cigarette butts into pellets used to make items such as plastic shipping pallets, … Continue reading

Erie Times News · Nov 15, 2012

Reynolds subsidiary funding cigarette recycling

RICHMOND, Va. — A subsidiary of the nation’s second-largest cigarette maker Reynolds American Inc. is funding a national recycling program to reward do-gooders for cleaning up tobacco waste and turn cigarette butts into pellets used to make items such as … Continue reading

Salon.com · Nov 15, 2012

Reynolds subsidiary funding cigarette recycling

RICHMOND — A subsidiary of the second-largest US cigarette maker, Reynolds American Inc., is funding a recycling program to reward do-gooders for cleaning up tobacco waste and then turn cigarette butts into pellets used to make shipping pallets, railroad ties, … Continue reading

Boston Globe (Online and Print) · Nov 15, 2012

Reynolds funds cigarette recycling

A subsidiary of one of the nation’s largest cigarette makers is teaming up with a New Jersey company to reward do-gooders for cleaning up cigarette litter. Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Co. is funding a national recycling program through TerraCycle Inc. … Continue reading

The Day (online and Print) · Nov 15, 2012

Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Launches Butt Recycling Program

SANTA FE, N.M. — Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Co. (SFNTC) has teamed up with TerraCycle Inc., a developer of solutions for hard-to-recycle materials, to do something about cigarette butt litter. With funding from SFNTC, TerraCycle is launching a national program … Continue reading

Convenience Store New · Nov 15, 2012

A tour of TerraCycle’s tastefully trash-strewn headquarters

TerraCycle is a company renowned for turning trash into treasure. Here’s an inside look at the graffiti-clad warehouse in Trenton, N.J. where much of the upcycling magic happens.

Good.is · Nov 15, 2012

Reynolds subsidiary funds cigarette litter recycling program

RICHMOND, Va. — A subsidiary of the nation’s second-largest cigarette maker Reynolds American Inc. is funding a national recycling program to reward do-gooders for cleaning up tobacco waste and turn cigarette butts into pellets used to make items such as … Continue reading

Chicago Tribune · Nov 14, 2012

From butts to benches: Reynolds American subsidiary funds cigarette litter recycling program

RICHMOND, Va. — A subsidiary of the nation’s second-largest cigarette maker Reynolds American Inc. is funding a national recycling program to reward do-gooders for cleaning up tobacco waste and turn cigarette butts into pellets used to make items such as … Continue reading

Washington Post · Nov 14, 2012

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