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It’s a wrap for Halloween

Forget, for a moment, the concerns about all the candy most kids will be carting home from trick-or-treat tonight. Push aside, if you will, the worries about tooth decay, childhood obesity and those extended sugar highs. What about all those … Continue reading

philly.com · Oct 31, 2011

Happy (EGOlogical) Halloween

Costume: Try searching thrift stores to put together a costume using used clothing or props. This will reduce the amount of resources extracted and pollution created during the production and consumption of the product. Also, use recycled products such as … Continue reading

ctnews.com · Oct 31, 2011

Halloween gets philanthropic makeover

Halloween isn’t only for collecting M&M’s and wearing Glee Cheerios costumes. More groups are promoting it as a teachable moment for kids to do good. — More schools are collecting candy wrappers to send to TerraCycle, a recycling company that … Continue reading

Deseret News · Oct 30, 2011

Halloween promoted as do-good moment for kids

Halloween isn’t only for collecting M&M’s and wearing Glee Cheerios costumes. More groups are promoting it as a teachable moment for kids to do good. – •More schools are collecting candy wrappers to send to TerraCycle, a recycling company that … Continue reading

Tucsoncitizen.com · Oct 30, 2011

Asheville-area schools build reducing and reusing into culture

In addition to the typical paper, aluminum, plastic, and electronics recycling, Evergreen collects hard-to-recycle items such as pens, markers, scotch tape dispensers, glue sticks, and granola bar wrappers and sells them to TerraCycle, a company specializing in upcycling. “They take … Continue reading

Asheville Citizen Times · Oct 30, 2011

Halloween Green Treats

How can we enjoy treating the little ghosts, goblins and gremlins with a minimum negative environmental impact? There are two important areas to look at; the ingredients and how the candy is produced, as well as what to do with … Continue reading

My Green Adventure · Oct 28, 2011

Terracycle Monster Trash Contest

Are you making your Halloween clown costume from candy wrappers? Your dragon mask from drink pouches? If so, we want to see it! Enter your upcycled costume into our Monster Mash your Trash costume contest by November 4th and you … Continue reading

Ilovegiveaways.com · Oct 28, 2011

Recycling for $$$

Kindergarten teacher Marla Fuxa coordinates the recycling effort at the school. She said she was inspired to sign up for the program when she read the back of a Capri Sun box. “I saw a notice on the back of … Continue reading

EnidNews.com · Oct 28, 2011

Terracycle builds an empire on a foundation of compost

PHOENIX (Oct. 27, 2:30 p.m. ET) — Backyard composters know red worms are masters of turning banana peels and coffee grounds efficiently into fertilizer. Increasingly, brands are turning to Terracycle as the “red worm” of the marketing ecosystem — converting … Continue reading

Waste and Recycling News · Oct 27, 2011

Terracycle builds an empire on a foundation of compost

PHOENIX (Oct. 27, 2:30 p.m. ET) — Backyard composters know red worms are masters of turning banana peels and coffee grounds efficiently into fertilizer. Increasingly, brands are turning to Terracycle as the “red worm” of the marketing ecosystem — converting … Continue reading

Plastic News · Oct 27, 2011

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