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News articles

Interview with Albe Zakes

ReNual CEO Alicia Korten interviews Albe Zakes from Terracycle on how the company is turning garbage into gold

Awaken WOW · Sep 12, 2011

Grocery stores green up the floral department

FAIRFIELD — Take a peek behind the bright orange, green or yellow wrapping of some colorful potted kalanchoes at the local Raley’s grocery store and you’ll find a butter container. It’s Raley’s — and its sister stores, Nob Hill and … Continue reading

Daily Republic (CA) · Sep 11, 2011

“Trash Tycoon” Brings Eco-Responsibility to Social Gaming

Trash Tycoon is a green-themed game for Facebook from social gaming startup Guerillapps. The game, which launched this week, teaches players about environmental issues and sustainability while they compete. Trash Tycoon highlights upcycling, the concept of converting trash into new … Continue reading

Mashable · Sep 10, 2011

Marietta Partners On Amenities Recycling Program

Marietta Corp. and TerraCycle have partnered on a new recycling program around hotel amenities in which collected containers wouldl be recycled into new products such as hangers, ice buckets and recycling bins to be used in hotel rooms. Marietta has … Continue reading

Hotel Business · Sep 9, 2011

Margarine tubs to replace plant pots at Raley’s

This fall, shoppers in Raley’s floral departments will see something other than the traditional black pots in which flowers are traditionally sold. Clearwater Nursery and TerraCycle will offer annuals in “upcycled” margarine tubs in all Raley’s, Nob Hill and Bel … Continue reading

The Davis Enterprise (CA) · Sep 9, 2011

Raley’s floral shoppers will be seeing green

This fall, shoppers in Raley’s Supermarkets floral departments will see something other than the traditional black pots in which flowers are traditionally sold. Clearwater Nursery and TerraCycle will offer annuals in upcycled margarine tubs in all Raley’s, Nob Hill and … Continue reading

Mountain Democrat (CA) · Sep 9, 2011

New App Lets You Waste Time While Reducing Actual Waste

Throughout Trash Tycoon, a friendly guide named Tara pops up with tips on how to get more points through “upcycling,” turning refuse into useful products. It’s an education in wasting less and making more, which just happens to be the … Continue reading

GOOD Magazine · Sep 9, 2011

Advice to Green Marketers: Forget About Green

Green cleaning leader, and TerraCycle partner, Method, provides a great example of this being a successful model. Though slightly more expensive than a standard cleaner, their high quality and small price premium have made them a massive mainstream success at … Continue reading

Greenbiz.com · Sep 9, 2011

Advice to Green Marketers: Forget About Green

Green cleaning leader, and TerraCycle partner, Method, provides a great example of this being a successful model. Though slightly more expensive than a standard cleaner, their high quality and small price premium have made them a massive mainstream success at … Continue reading

Reuters · Sep 9, 2011

Patch Picks: Local Ways to Reuse and Recycle

When the warranty expires right before your appliance or electronic device does, you might just have to get rid of it. How does a person deal with departed devices and otherwise good garbage? Try these green options: 1. It’s reincarnation … Continue reading

Patch.com - Western Springs, IL · Sep 9, 2011

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