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TerraCycle, a company that specializes in the collection and reuse of non-recyclable post-consumer waste, is sponsoring a sustainability-themed social game for Facebook. Created by Manhattan-based startup Guerillapps , the game, called Trash Tycoon , is the first ever to highlight … Continue ReadingSustainable Life Media · Sep 7, 2011
Social games maker Guerillapps has teamed up with CarbonFund.org, TreeHugger, and Terracycle to launch Trash Tycoon, a game designed to encourage “upcycling”—the process of converting trash into usable products. Instead of planting crops or building cities as in FarmVille or … Continue ReadingThe New Consumer · Sep 7, 2011
Northern Cheapskate blog · Sep 7, 2011
“Trash Tycoon is our first game in the green space,” Guerillapps co-founder Raviv Turner told VentureBeat. “We want to try and motivate consumers to do the right thing.” TerraCycle , a real-world recycling company that positions kiosks around major cities, … Continue ReadingVenture Beat · Sep 6, 2011
“Trash Tycoon is our first game in the green space,” Guerillapps co-founder Raviv Turner told VentureBeat. “We want to try and motivate consumers to do the right thing.” TerraCycle , a real-world recycling company that positions kiosks around major cities, … Continue ReadingThe New York Times Online · Sep 6, 2011
NEW YORK CITY – –(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 06, 2011– , a Manhattan-based social gaming startup, today announces the launch of Trash Tycoon, its first green-theme social game for Facebook. The game is now available for play and takes a unique approach … Continue ReadingNewsday · Sep 6, 2011
Could TerraCycle and Guerillapps have hit upon the next FarmVille? The Trash Tycoon Facebook game that launched yesterday challenges players to find and recycle trash that can be used to make eco-friendly products that translate into game money and points. … Continue ReadingSep 6, 2011
ou can also cooperate with others to achieve these goals more efficiently! Players can help clean up other players cities, speed up the production of upcycled goods, and even chat and interact in real time. We also have programs with … Continue ReadingTreehugger · Sep 6, 2011
Coastal Courier · Sep 6, 2011
Trash Tycoon which is sponsored by Terracycle <http://www.terracycle.net/> and Treehugger <http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/09/the-trash-tycoon-facebook-game-launches-today.php> is now open today September 6th, 2011 to the public in beta form. I took the time to play and get familiar with the game and it is fun. … Continue ReadingGreen Universe · Sep 6, 2011