Eliminating the Idea of Waste®

About TerraCycle®

​Overconsumption and a throwaway culture have led to a global waste crisis. While even complex rubbish is technically recyclable, most materials are not profitable to recycle. As a result, waste piles up in landfills and pollutes our planet while virgin materials are extracted from the earth to create new products.

​At TerraCycle, our mission is Eliminating the Idea of Waste®. Businesses, government entities, and people like you work with us globally to keep rubbish out of landfills or from incineration.

Through collaboration and innovation, we’ve developed the world’s first solutions in everything from recycling to reuse.

How you can help eliminate the idea of waste

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Recycling

Our easy-to-use free and paid solutions help everyone, including individuals, offices, schools, facilities, and more, #RecycleEverything.
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Recycled content

The rubbish we recycle together becomes raw materials used to create new products. Explore how you can use recycled content from TerraCycle or purchase recycled products directly.
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Reuse

Through Loop, you can purchase your favorite products in durable, reusable packaging at your favorite retail stores.
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Innovation

We attack the waste crisis from all angles, developing innovative solutions for collecting and processing complex waste, integrating it in new production, and more.
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Foundation

The TerraCycle Global Foundation is a non-profit organisation working to reduce the flow of plastic waste from rivers and canals worldwide before it can ever reach the ocean.
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Discover our recycling process

Discover our recycling process and take a virtual tour of our recycling and sorting facilities.

See our process
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People and Culture

We are a fast-paced, entrepreneurial organisation that thrives on collaboration and innovation. Our mission lives within every team member and even in our office space.

Become a Part of the TerraCycle Team
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Our offices

You’ll find TerraCycle team members across the globe, with offices in the United States, Canada, Brazil, UK, Europe, China, South Korea, Japan and Australia, plus our Global Foundation in Thailand. These unique offices all incorporate upcycled, recycled, or reused materials, while our Trenton headquarters’ walls are also covered in ever-changing graffiti.
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Awards

TerraCycle has won over 200 awards for social entrepreneurship and sustainable business.
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In the News

The latest news about TerraCycle. If you are a member of the media and would like to learn more about TerraCycle, please visit our Media Room.
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History

From humble beginnings, TerraCycle has grown into the global leader in recycling, recycled content, reuse, and overall waste innovation.
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Investor Relations

Learn more about ways you can invest in TerraCycle. Current investors can sign-in here.
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Advocacy

We advocate for meaningful, practical solutions to the waste crisis, like buying less and designing solutions to be municipally recyclable.
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Partner With Us

​We create first-of-their-kind solutions to tackle the waste crisis from a number of different angles—from recycling the hard-to-recycle to integrating recycled materials into new products to transforming packaging from disposable to reusable—all with the help of our partners.

If you are interested in building your sustainability platform and working with us to drive change, explore our partnership opportunities.

See Partnership Opportunities