Skip to main content

Green Tip Tuesday - Terrecycle

Are you passionate about RECYCLING? Have you heard about TERRACYCLE?

I'm sure you've seen those cool pencil pouches made out of caprisun packages or the folders made out of other types of well-known brands. Well, these products are made possible by "YOU" and by a company called TERRACYCLE. All you got to do is sign up, choose a Brigade and you can start collecting "TRASH" right away. I myself collect both Capri-sun packets as well as OREO cookie packages. Now, when you have reached a certain number (usually 100) you ask for a prepaid label and you send it in. Then they are cleaned and made into useful items. It's good to know that your trash will be recycled. How do you know? Well, read the following. I received this from Terrecycle last week:

Thank you for your hard work and determination in helping us eliminate the idea of waste! Together we have kept over 1.2 BILLION pieces of trash from going into the landfills and over $750,000 has been paid to schools and charities nationwide. We couldn’t have done it without your help!

Now, for a limited time only between April 5th and April 29th, the largest selection of TerraCycle products ever will be available in every Walmart store across the country. Each “Earth Zone” display will feature over 60 TerraCycle products, including a lot of brand new, never before seen items, and the best part is all of the TerraCycle products are being sold right next to the original items they were made from. So, tote bags made from Frito-Lay waste packaging will be sold with bags of Frito-Lay chips and backpacks made from Capri Sun drink pouches will be sold next to cartons of the popular drink pouch! This creates a great opportunity for you to see all of your collection efforts come to life in the form of the products you and your team have helped to build. Below is a glimpse of products that will be available at your neighborhood WalMart.

We really NEED your help to make this opportunity with Walmart a success and by visiting your local Walmart between April 5th and April 29th. You can also help us by sharing this information with your friends, family, and team members. We have created a flyer and letter you can hand out to everyone in your Brigade and you can download it from our website: Click Here. We also have created a letter to send out as well, please click here to view and print the letter

We can't thank you enough for your continued help and support. Without the help of people like you, TerraCycle would not exist! Thank you for your support!

The TerraCycle Team

Now what are you waiting for. Contact your child's teacher or you co-workers (anyone really) and pick a brigade and get to collecting. At the end of the year I say ya'll get together and then buy some products to give as gifts or to use the following year. I love to see when recycling pays off, don't you?


Popular posts from this blog

1,000 Giveaway/Birthday Giveaway!

Enter through the Gleam link below! Giveaway starts on Friday, January 19th and ends within 24 hours after reaching 1,000 subscribers on my youtube channel. I've been decluttering and thought it would be the perfect time to gather a few items and pass them to one of my subscribers. So if you haven't already, head on over to my Youtube Channel, Don't Say Hurry, and subscribe to help me reach 1,000 subscribers!

Don't Say Hurry 1,000 Subscriber/Birthday Giveaway!

September 11th is Amoung Us *Movie Promo + Giveaway* CLOSED

I don't know about you but I was a senior in high school and I was late to Spanish class! I was able to see everything happening at home before leaving to school. It literally was unbelievable. Ever since then, every time there is a movie or documentary about the tragedy I just get pulled into watching and finding out all the different stories from family and friends is just amazing! On September 8th, 9/11 is going to be released in theaters!

COMMENT and TWEET below "Where you were on the morning of 9/11" for a chance to win A PRIZE PACK (Your email too).
The Prize Pack Contains: 1 - 9/11 poster Hand Signed Autographed by star Charlie Sheen 1 - “Hope” Pendant with necklace 1 - Guide to Talking To Your Children About 9/11 thanks to Tuesday’s Children
Tweet @9_11Movie and use the hashtag #Remember911 to pay tribute to the tragic events of September 11, 2001. Twitter:@9_11Movie

*********************** 9…

Get Lost in a Corn Maze at Barton Hill Farms

Join us this fall for the the 2017 Fall Festival & Corn Maze at Barton Hill Farm. Get lost in our 5-acre corn maze, pick your favorite pumpkin, feed the farm animals, and enjoy more than 30 exciting family activities while you listen to live Texas country & bluegrass music!

Barton Hill Farms is a scenic Texas farmstead on the banks of the Colorado River near Bastrop, just 25 minutes from Austin. Open Saturdays & Sundays from September 23rd to November 5th, just one week away! Fall officially starts on September 22nd!

And here's the best part! Get $1 off with this exclusive coupon when you buy your tickets online:

Tickets are $14 at the door or $13 when you buy them online.

What does your ticket include?
We have acres and acres of fun included in Farm Admission. Extra fee items: Face painting and pumpkins. Take a buzz on the new little Bee Train through a fantastic field of zinnias for a super thrill! Also new this Fall: Rubber Duck Race…