GLAD® To Recycle Competition

The GLAD® To Recycle Competition is back in 2019, bigger and better!

Thank you to everyone who participated in our GLAD to Recycle Competition for 2019! This competition has now ended, check back in later this week for details of competition winners!

Want to do your bit for the environment, and support a cause you care about?

Terracycle® and GLAD® are giving you the chance to win $1,000 for yourself, AND a $1,000 cash donation for a school or non-profit of your choice!

Simply send your accepted GLAD® Food Storage products to TerraCycle between 1 May and 31 August 2019 to be in the running to win one of two cash prizes for yourself, plus an equivalent donation to a school or charity of your choice!

That's not all -  every month we'll be drawing one lucky winner to receive an awesome outdoor mat made from recycled soft plastics!



To be in the running to win, simply:

  1. Sign up to the GLAD® Food Storage Recycling Programme
  2. Collect used, clean food storage products and send to TerraCycle for recycling. (see the Programme page for details of accepted waste).

It's that easy! Plus, send in at least one shipment each month to be entered into the monthly draw. Each month, one lucky collection team will win an awesome picnic mat made from recycled soft plastics!



There are two major prizes to be won!

Top Collector's Prize

The location that sends the most used food storage packaging to TerraCycle between 1 May and 31 August 2019 will win a $1,000 cash prize, PLUS a $1,000 donation for their school or not-for-profit of choice.

Final Prize Draw

All collection teams who send at least one shipment during the competition period will go into the final draw! You'll be in the running to win a separate $1,000 cash prize PLUS $1000 for your nominated school or charity!


Each month, one winner will be drawn from the pool of eligible collection teams to receive a recycled plastic outdoor mat.


Congratulations to our final prize winners!

Top Collector's Prize

BearLion Foods, Christchurch

Final Prize Draw

Selwyn Kids Kindergarten, Christchurch



Congratulations to our monthly winners, who will each receive a recycled outdoor mat!

May Winner - Shelley R, Auckland

June Winner - Marian G, Dunedin

July Winner - Jenni P, Rotorua

August Winner - Kayla M, Bay of Plenty

For further information on the GLAD® Food Storage Recycling Programme, please visit our FAQ page. For more detailed rules on the GLAD® To Recycle Contest, please click here for our Terms and Conditions.