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Athens Today–October 22

4. St. Gregory the Great Episcopal Church needs you…or at least, your online vote . Turns out the parishioners of the church have been mailing in their trash to Terracycle , a recycling company focused on zero waste. Organizer Andrew … Continue Reading

Athens Patch · Oct 22, 2011

Turning Garbage Into Gold

Last month my fascination with how values and purpose can drive corporate culture, products and brand took me to Trenton, New Jersey to visit a company called Terracycle [www.terracycle.net ]. Terracycle, it turns out, is an incredible example of how … Continue Reading

Olive Branch · Oct 22, 2011

Terracycle: Building a Small Empire on a Foundation of Compost: How Recycler Became the Useful Red Worm of the Marketing Ecosystem

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 the effluvia of such heavy hitters as … Continue Reading

Advertising Age Online · Oct 22, 2011

Go Green With TerraCycle! (Trick Or Treat Hop Sponsor)

TerraCycle is a pioneering upcycling and recycling company which collects non-recyclable trash and repurposes it into new, practical, eco-friendly products. Their line of products includes backpacks, pencil cases, notebooks, messenger bags, lunchboxes, binders, and homework folders as well as items … Continue Reading

Fashion in the Forest · Oct 22, 2011

Students see their hard work paying off after recycling over 100,000 items

And there was more: Neosporin tubes, tortilla bags and all types of pen and markers. In all, parents collected and sorted into 37 bins items from both home and school, and sent them to TerraCycle, a not-for-profit New Jersey company … Continue Reading

San Jose Mercury News · Oct 22, 2011

DIY Halloween Costumes & Accessories from TerraCycle

Making DIY costumes and bags for Halloween can help save money during the expensive holiday season. One great way to do this is by making costumes with upcycled or recycled materials – this eliminates the expenses involved with buying new … Continue Reading

examiner.com (National) · Oct 21, 2011

Spooks, Ghouls and Recyclables

For the socially conscious parents who still want to take their cute little tyke out into the beautiful October evening in their adorable cowboy or octopus costume, we’ve got a few ideas. Two great tips come from the Utne Reader … Continue Reading

care2.com · Oct 21, 2011

Spooks, Ghouls, and Recyclables

For the socially conscious parents who still want to take their cute little tyke out into the beautiful October evening in their adorable cowboy or octopus costume, we’ve got a few ideas. Two great tips come from the Utne Reader … Continue Reading

utne.com · Oct 21, 2011

Save a Pumpkin, Save the Planet? Halloween Waste & Where to Start

While it’s probably less likely to think of the candy itself actually getting “wasted,” the wrappers and candy bags do pile up as massive waste. Consider the fact that, according to Nielsen.com, we Americans buy approximately 598 million pounds of … Continue Reading

planetsave.com · Oct 21, 2011

Raise Money with Your Halloween Candy Wrappers

It’s October which means I better get my daughter focused on her Halloween costume. Then, there’s the big debate over which candy to hand out. I’m a nougat fan! My husband will take anything with coconut. And, my daughter is … Continue Reading

yeskidzcan.com · Oct 21, 2011