Rubbermaid® Food Storage Recycling Program - FAQ

Recycle all brands of well-used food storage containers through this program.

All brands of food storage containers (plastic and glass)


No, the Rubbermaid Food Storage Recycling Program accepts food storage containers from all brands.

No, your shipment can be any weight.

No, you do not need to thoroughly clean the containers before sending them in to TerraCycle. However, please remove as much food residue as possible before shipping. UPS will not accept dripping packages, so make sure your items are dry prior to shipping.

Food storage containers (plastic and glass) will be counted based on an average unit weight of 0.45 pounds each.