Founded in 2001, TerraCycle, Inc., is the world’s leader in the collection and repurposing of hard-to-recycle post-consumer waste, ranging from used chip bags to coffee capsules to cigarette butts. The waste is collected through free, national, brand-funded recycling programs, as well as various consumer and government-funded models. The collected waste is reused, upcycled or recycled into a variety of sustainable consumer products and industrial applications.
Rethinking premium packaging from a recycling viewpoint
Upscale, elaborate and excessive packaging that is often unrecyclable is one of the most preventable sources of waste. Sustainability leader Tom Szaky reminds us that packaging can say “special” in sustainable ways, too.
6 Super Simple (And Green!) Ways To Save Money Today
In the United States, we currently recycle only about 34 percent of our waste. A lot of people don't realize that recycling is not only good for the environment, it's good for your wallet too.