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 [...]

Portrait of a Collector: Louisa Cooper and the Waunarlwydd Primary School, in Swansea, Wales

Portrait of a Collector: 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 [...]

Four Inexpensive Ways To Be More Environmentally Sustainable

Four Inexpensive Ways To Be More Environmentally Sustainable

By: Jennifer Eckley It does not have to cost a ton of money to become more environmentally sustainable. There are so many inexpensive ways to accomplish this important goal. Not only are they cheap but they are quick and simple fixes you can integrate into your everyday life. By taking small steps in the right [...]