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Flip-Flops Get a New Life

Hazleton, Luzerne County – Your old, beat-up flip-flops could get a new life. Old Navy stores across the country have started their first-ever flip-flop recycling drive. People at the Laurel Mall store tossed their old flip-flops. The company partnered with … Continue reading · Apr 25, 2011

Grand Forks, UND plan several events to observe Earth Week

Recycling initiatives, training on how to compost and UND’s annual Big Event are among the variety of activities that will be held in Grand Forks in recognition of Earth Week. All week Recycling company TerraCycle is hosting a free Earth … Continue reading

Grand Forks Herald · Apr 24, 2011

Flip flops now being ‘upcycled’ at Old Navy

CARBONDALE – Going green can be as easy as slipping off an old pair of flip flops and popping them into a collection bin. Thanks to a promotion by TerraCycle, an international upcycling and recycling company, and clothing giant Old … Continue reading · Apr 24, 2011

Easy Cinco de Mayo Meals

Cinco de Mayo is right around the cornor, Monroe! The Mexican holiday is all about feasting on spicy and tangy dishes as well as dancing to vibrant melodies. This is the perfect opportunity to prepare and enjoy some new meals that are … Continue reading · Apr 23, 2011

Pasadena stores get into the eco spirit for May

To commemorate Earth Day this weekend, Old Navy and Office Depot location in Pasadena have partnered with TerraCycle The Old Navy and Office Depot locations in the Pasadena area have teamed up with my company, TerraCycle to provide local consumers … Continue reading · Apr 23, 2011

Old Navy, Office Depot collect items to recycle

Through May 21, Old Navy stores will collect used flip-flops for Terra­Cycle, which will recycle the sandals into playgrounds that will be donated to communities around the country. Shoppers can bring in 10 used pens, markers or mechanical pencils to … Continue reading

Inforum · Apr 23, 2011

Flip-flops lay groundwork for new playgrounds

Footwear recycling is first step to building 4 new play spaces around the nation It takes a lot of flip-flops to build a playground. That's one of those sentences I never expected to write, along the lines of, "It takes … Continue reading

The Detroit News · Apr 23, 2011

Saving the Earth, One Flip-Flop at a Time

New Jersey Recycling Co. offers program for Ladue and other communities. A recycling company from Trenton, NJ has teamed up with Old Navy and Office Depot to recyle hard-to-dispose of items. TerraCycle Inc. is participating in Earth Month collections throughout … Continue reading · Apr 22, 2011

Old Navy Turns Used Flip-Flops into Turf for U.S. Playgrounds

Looking for a way to celebrate Earth Day today? Old Navy’s making it easy for you by offering drop-off bins for your used flip-flops, which they plan to turn into playground turf for playgrounds around the country Starting today, Old … Continue reading · Apr 22, 2011

Flip-Flops for Charity is a First

Old flip-flop sandals can be recycled into public playgrounds, seriously, so take them to the Old Navy store during Earth Month. An international recycling company is collecting used flip-flop sandals at all Old Navy clothing stores starting today, Earth Day, … Continue reading · Apr 22, 2011