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Kym Simpson wants to make sure his butt is useful. That is, his cigarette butt.

Though he’s been a lifelong smoker, the Azusa resident was raised to be health-conscious and nature-minded, so the fact that more than a third of all cigarette butts end up as roadway litter didn’t settle with him. “If they (cigarette … Continue Reading

Pasadena Star-News (CA) · Jul 11, 2013

Kym Simpson wants to make sure his butt is useful. That is, his cigarette butt.

Though he’s been a lifelong smoker, the Azusa resident was raised to be health-conscious and nature-minded, so the fact that more than a third of all cigarette butts end up as roadway litter didn’t settle with him. “If they (cigarette … Continue Reading

Inland Valley Daily Bulletin (CA) · Jul 11, 2013

Kym Simpson wants to make sure his butt is useful. That is, his cigarette butt.

AZUSA – Kym Simpson wants to make sure his butt is useful. That is, his cigarette butt. Though he’s been a lifelong smoker, the Azusa resident was raised to be health-conscious and nature-minded, so the fact that more than a … Continue Reading

Press-Telegram (CA) · Jul 11, 2013

Kick It 3v3 Soccer Tournament

The Kick-It 3v3 Soccer Tournament is coming to Maryland Heights July 13 & 14 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 sent … Continue Reading

St. Louis Post-Dispatch (www.stltoday.com) · Jul 10, 2013

Kelly Mill Elementary is a Wicked Cool School

School Wins National Recycling Contest and Community Can Help The students and teachers at Kelly Mill Elementary School ended the year on a green and clean note, winning $250 and toothpaste samples for their recycling efforts in the Wicked Cool!™ … Continue Reading

Cumming.Patch.com · Jul 9, 2013

Kick-It 3v3 Soccer Tournament

The Kick-It 3v3 Soccer Tournament is coming to the Atlanta area 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 … Continue Reading

Jul 9, 2013

RECYCLE: Company turns cigarette butts, other trash into products

If you feel guilty when you throw away a butter tub, deodorant tube or other trash, check out some of the recycling programs from the Trenton, N.J.-based company TerraCycle.cigarette_butts The company has 40 programs for collecting and recycling everything from … Continue Reading

www.pe.com (The Press Enterprise) · Jul 8, 2013

Boyle’s Woodlawn school wins $300 by recycling through the Lunch Kit Brigade

The students and teachers at Woodlawn Elementary School were rewarded with $300 and an official TerraCycle collection bin through the Lunch Kit Regional Rally, a contest sponsored by TerraCycle and Lunchables Lunch Combinations. The school won simply by recycling traditionally … Continue Reading

Central Kentucky Advocate-Messenger Online · Jul 8, 2013

Have a red, white, blue, and green 4th of July!

Fireworks can unleash a shower of toxins into soil and water, and scientists are only beginning to figure out what that means for human health. This patriotic season, consider the effects of the chemicals and propellants used in the production … Continue Reading

Eco-Enthusiast · Jul 8, 2013

Waste Not

Even the Ivy League isn’t immune to dropouts. Tom Szaky — a Canadian who didn’t know that Princeton was in New Jersey until he got to campus — left college after two years. Szaky was on fall break during freshman … Continue Reading

AOL Small Business · Jul 8, 2013