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[From the Trash to the Store]

TerraCycle’s business model  follows the age-old refrain: one person’s trash is another’s treasure.  The company has collected millions of used bottles, cereal boxes and  packages, and has converted these materials into shopping bags,  backpacks, watches, and pencil pouches. In all, … Continue Reading · Jun 8, 2010

Students reap rewards of ‘upcycling’

A program that turns kids’ trash into school cash helped send Truman Benedict Elementary School students to camp last month. Now they’re back and showing off their own trash creations. Fifth-graders at the San Clemente school boxed up Capri Sun … Continue Reading

Colusa County Sun-Herald · Jun 8, 2010

As Good as New

As many great companies do, this one started in a dorm room. Yet the light-bulb idea that emerged from these tight living quarters was… collecting trash? TerraCycle, founded by Tom Szaky, is a company that “upcycles” waste into affordable, eco-friendly … Continue Reading

The Daily Good · Jun 8, 2010

Students reap rewards of ‘upcycling’

Orange County Register · Jun 8, 2010

Entrepreneur Takes Recycling to New Level · Jun 7, 2010

In The Hot Seat: Tom Szaky

Tonic · Jun 7, 2010

Worm Poop

Wallet Pop · Jun 5, 2010

No waste with lunch pouch

Indianapolis Star · Jun 5, 2010

Project Cultivates Awareness

News Journal · Jun 4, 2010

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