Do I have to pay to recycle through TerraCycle?

Do I have to pay to recycle through TerraCycle?

At TerraCycle, we offer both free and paid recycling solutions. We’re often asked why Zero Waste Boxes cost money while the free recycling programmes don’t have any fees for participating. First, it’s important to highlight that no recycling is free. Someone is paying somewhere along the line. Our “free” programmes are sponsored by brands willing [...]

Why do we recycle when it’s better to reduce and reuse?

Why do we recycle when it’s better to reduce and reuse?

In an ideal world, TerraCycle would not exist.  Our recycling solutions are a response to the world’s challenge with waste that has been growing since the 1950s, and we know that we can’t recycle our way out of it.  Letting go of our love of disposability, learning to see rubbish as a resource, and purchasing [...]