Solo® Cup Recycling Program - FAQ

Recycle #6, rigid plastic cups through this program.

Participating locations
Available locations
Waste recycled

Please see the below image for examples of waste that are accepted through this recycling program. You may download this image as a useful poster by clicking here.

Solo Cup Recycling Program accepted waste:

Solo Cup Recycling Program accepted waste:

Solo® Cup Recycling Program accepted waste:

  1. ONLY #6 rigid plastic cups

You may collect any brand of #6 rigid, plastic cups for this recycling program. Please refer to the accepted waste poster for the types of waste that are accepted.

No, your shipment can be any size. However, larger shipments are usually more eco-friendly and reduce the environmental impact even further.

No, you do not need to clean the waste before sending it in to TerraCycle. However, please remove as much of the remaining product as possible before shipping. And please remember, UPS will not accept dripping packages, so make sure your waste is dry prior to shipping.

Please check the Contests and Promotions page frequently for opportunities to earn TerraCycle points in this program.