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TerraCycle in the news

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News articles

Beyond recycling

The Bluffton Middle School is accepting certain trash for its upcycle program, a recycling-like initiative and fundraiser that earned the school more than $1,750 last year and about $700 so far this year. Unlike traditional recycling, upcycling, a term first … Continue Reading

On The Beat In Bluffton blog · Oct 13, 2011


Congratulations to Mr. Schafer’s 5th grade class on being selected as a finalist in the nationwide Box that Rocks Design Contest sponsored by TerraCycle! The students designed their innovative entry to replicate the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and … Continue Reading

Olmsted Falls City Schools blog · Oct 12, 2011

Project management class takes on ‘outdoor learning center’

This semester, the class is tasked with helping the Children’s Center create an outdoor learning center.  With the help of the Children’s Center Director Holly McFaul, the groups will turn what is currently an empty playground into an engaging, educational … Continue Reading · Oct 12, 2011

Students embrace recycling

As students headed back to class this fall in dozens of area schools, they were reminded to think twice before dumping the remains of their school lunch in the trash. The schools — more than 50 of them in Hampden, … Continue Reading / The Republican Online · Oct 12, 2011

Recycling Content? Upcycle for Added Value

Upcycling takes recycling to a whole new level. A product or material, like a CapriSun juice pouch or Skittles candy wrapper, products made famous by TerraCycle, is made into something of higher value. The purse or wristlet made with the … Continue Reading · Oct 11, 2011

How can up-cycling trash lead to a greener earth and millions of dollars in revenue?

I had the chance to interview Albe Zakes, the VP of Media for Terracycle, and a founding member. This is such a great interview as Albe tells how Terracycle was started, how they overcame their obstacles and most importantly, how … Continue Reading · Oct 11, 2011

Four New Playgrounds Result From Hingham Old Navy’s Flip Flop Collection

The Old Navy’s Earth Day collection is helping kids across America. Four new playgrounds will be created with the help of recycled materials collected by the Hingham Old Navy last April. Last April, Old Navy kicked off the “Flip Flop … Continue Reading – Hingham, MA · Oct 11, 2011

Parkwood Hill students serious about recycling

“I like nature and stuff,” said sixth-grader Cody Weisensale. “I want to make the world a better place.” Classmate Delanie Dennis said, “If no one recycled, the world wouldn’t be very pretty.” Earthkeepers collect and sort recyclables from all over … Continue Reading

The Star-Telegram Online · Oct 11, 2011

My Internship at TerraCycle

I posted in my first blog about some of the cool jobs and internships I have been fortunate to have. I wanted to take the time and talk about my most previous internship in the business development department at TerraCycle … Continue Reading · Oct 11, 2011

K-C Pro to Recycle Cleanroom Garments With TerraCycle

ROSWELL, GA — Kimberly-Clark Professional, a provider of contamination control solutions for laboratories and cleanrooms, has joined TerraCycle to help pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities recycle cleanroom garments, including coveralls, hoods, boot covers, hair nets and masks. Through the collaboration, Kimberly-Clark Professional … Continue Reading

Facilities Safety Management · Oct 11, 2011