Gerber® Recycling Program - FAQ

Recycle Gerber® baby food packaging through this program.

Gerber® baby food packaging such as flexible plastic (bags, pouches, inner bags).

Please check with your local municipality for what is accepted in your blue box program.

NOTE: Please do not send in any glass, basic #1 and #2 plastics (such as plastic lids and containers), aluminum, cardboard or any other municipally recyclable packaging unless you are unable to find local recycling solutions.

Yes, this national recycling program is brand-specific, which means you can only recycle packaging of this particular brand.

No, your shipment can be any weight. Your shipment may also be any weight to earn the TerraCycle point donation for this program. We encourage you to ship when your box is full to minimize the transportation carbon footprint for this program.

No, you do not need to clean the packaging before sending it in to TerraCycle, but please remove as much of the remaining product as possible before shipping. UPS will not accept dripping packages, so make sure your items are dry.

Each piece of Gerber® baby food packaging your location sends in will earn you about 2.6 TerraCycle points and will be counted based on an average unit weight of 11.79 grams each.

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