5 tips to be an eco-friendly traveler

5 tips to be an eco-friendly traveler

Summer has arrived! Time to make the most of the hot weather and enjoy a well-deserved holiday break. Unfortunately, the tourism industry has a huge impact on the environment, and many travellers leave behind them a significant amount of waste without even noticing. From disposable water bottles and baby wipes, to plastic trays on the [...]

Collector Highlight: Louisa Cooper and the Waunarlwydd Primary School, in Swansea, Wales

Collector Highlight: Louisa Cooper and the Waunarlwydd Primary School, in Swansea, Wales

The portrait of a collector section shines a light on the TerraCycle collectors that want to talk about their initiative, the charity they collect for and share some advise and tips for other TerraCycle collectors. Louisa Cooper, who collects for the Waunarlwydd Primary School, in Swansea, Wales, helps raise money for the school to buy new outside [...]

How to be an eco-friendly supporter

How to be an eco-friendly supporter

The 2018 world cup has started! If you are a football fan, or just like big competitions - now is the time to enjoy the unique atmosphere of world cups. While major sports events are very entertaining to watch, they also generate a huge amount of waste: supporter goodies, snacks wrappers, plastic bottles...which is unfortunately [...]

How to become a public drop off location?

How to become a public drop off location?

So you want to recycle your waste, and you’ve chosen to do it with TerraCycle? Congratulations! You’re well on your way to joining our community of amazing collectors. But did you know that there’s more than one way to send us your waste?  You can of course become a private collector by creating an account [...]

I took part in a beach clean-up and this is what I learnt

I took part in a beach clean-up and this is what I learnt

On the 5th of June, for World Environment Day, Laure Cucuron, General Manager for TerraCycle Europe and I, went to Valencia to take part in a beach clean-up led by Paisaje Limpio, a Spanish environmental NGO. The event was organised as part of the Spanish launch of new Head & Shoulders and Fairy bottles, made [...]