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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

Are You a Precycler?

Waste Less, Save More by Precycling by Leah Blunt –> We’ve all heard the familiar phrase; ‘reduce, reuse, recycle.’ For many of us, recycling is a habit to which we have grown accustomed. It makes sense to find ways to … Continue Reading

Jan 23, 2013

Liz Swafford: What to do with used crayons and markers

Are there lots of broken and stubby crayons collecting dust at the bottom of your kid’s pencil box? What about dried up markers? Instead of throwing them out and sending them to the landfill you can recycle them. Crayons can be recycled at … Continue Reading

Jan 23, 2013

In the Bag: It’s Crunch Time for Pinecrest Recycling Project

A Pinecrest High School recycling club is striving to make Moore County a little greener. Aayushi Patel, a school senior and president of the Student Environmental Association, said her group has recently initiated a pair of projects that involve both … Continue Reading

Jan 18, 2013

Ex-smoker recycling cigarette butts

“It’s disgusting and wasteful, so I wanted to do something about it,” Stoner says. No, she’s not going to spend her off-duty time preaching about the evils of smoking and trying to get people to quit. Accepting that smoking will … Continue Reading

Jan 17, 2013

TerraCycle Collection List

TerraCycle is going to turn your trash into KME’s cash! These are all the items we are collecting.

Jan 17, 2013

Absegami Environmental Group Collects Over 100 Flip-Flops for Recycling

Earth Shepherd Environmental Group of Absegami High School conducted its first fundraiser over the fall, collecting over 100 flip-flops to be recycled, according to Earth Shepherd President Jamie Infanti.   The group teamed up with the Smithville and Reeds Road elementary schools in the collection effort. … Continue Reading

Jan 17, 2013

Absegami Environmental Group Collects Over 100 Flip-Flops for Recycling

  Earth Shepherd Environmental Group of Absegami High School conducted its first fundraiser over the fall, collecting over 100 flip-flop to be recycled, according to Earth Shepherd President Jamie Infanti. The group teamed up with the Smithville and Reeds Road … Continue Reading

Patch.com - Galloway, NJ · Jan 17, 2013

Absegami environmental group collects recyclable flip-flops

The Earth Shepherd Environmental Group of Absegami High School recently conducted a successful flip-flop recycling program. Participating schools were Smithville Elementary and Reeds Road elementary schools and Absegami. The three schools collected more than 100 pairs of flip-flops over a … Continue Reading

Jan 15, 2013

The Role of Profit in a Social Business

TerraCycle is a social business, which means that we focus on the so-called triple bottom line: planet, people and profits. For us, this has meant creating a business model that involves capturing nonrecyclable waste — like chip bags or diaper … Continue Reading

Jan 11, 2013

Broward College TerraCycle Goal 2013

Our partners at Broward College are trying to collect over 300,000 TerraCycle pieces this year.  You can drop off items at Trash to Treasure or at Broward College Campuses. Here is the latest flyer.  Take a look because items do … Continue Reading

Jan 11, 2013