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Bear Naked® Recycling Program

Recycle Bear Naked packaging through this program.

Participating locations
7,066
Available locations
334
Waste recycled
379,207
Money raised
$15,592.10

Recycling in partnership with Bear Naked

TerraCycle® and Bear Naked have partnered to create a free recycling program for Bear Naked packaging, as well as a fundraising opportunity for participants.

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How it works

Participating is completely free and very easy.

What you can recycle in this program

Program accepted waste: Bear Naked granola bags, Bear Naked power packs, Bear Naked trail mix bags, and Bear Naked energy bar wrappers

Best practices for recycling

In order to recycle this waste stream properly, please make sure all excess product has been removed (i.e. leftover granola). Additionally, if you choose to rinse your product, please note that it must be completely dry prior to shipping. You cannot ship dripping packages.

What happens to the waste

Once collected, the wrappers and bags are cleaned and melted into plastic pellets that can be remolded to make new recycled products. Click here to learn more about the recycling process.

Rewards

TerraCycle Points

TerraCycle points can be redeemed for a variety of charitable gifts, product bundles, or a payment of $0.01 per point to the non-profit organization or school of your choice. To learn more about our points program, click here.

Promotions and contests

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Hike. Recycle. Repeat.

Recycling Program: Bear Naked
Timeline: July 15 - October 31
Prize: Up to 25,000 bonus points
How to win: Become a top recycler!
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2016 First Shipment Bonus

Recycling Program: Multiple recycling programs
Timeline: Varies per program
Prize: Varies per program
How to win: We must receive your first shipment before the promotion ends.

Resources

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Do-it-yourself projects

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Learn more about Bear Naked

It's important to Bear Naked to make sure we leave the world just as we've discovered it. That's why they've teamed up with us to recycle Bear Naked packaging into things like park benches, picnic tables, and backpacks.

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