How can I recycle my waste for free with TerraCycle®?
Our free recycling programmes are sponsored by brands, manufacturers, and retailers around the world to help you collect and recycle your hard-to-recycle waste. There are several ways you can use t...View More
What happens with my waste after it is sent for recycling?
Once the parcels are checked in at our warehouse, the contents are checked for compliance based on the accepted waste intended to be collected for that programme. The parcels are weighed to record ...View More
How can I redeem points for my chosen charity?
TerraCycle® points are credited to the accounts of private collectors and public drop-off location administrators as a reward for their collection efforts. The total weight of the parcel determines...View More
How do I access shipping labels and send my waste?
If you are signed up to one of our free recycling programmes, you can access shipping labels by following these steps: Sign in to your account using your registered username and password Click o...View More
Are there any shipping instructions I should follow?
Each TerraCycle®programme has a minimum shipment weight which you will need to adhere to if you wish to receive TerraCycle® Points. The minimum weight for each programme can be found towards the bo...View More
How do I organise a collection through UPS?
You have 2 options for organising a collection of your parcel with UPS. Both of these options are free of charge! Please note that once you generate a label you have 15 days to print it before it ...View More
What is the difference between private collectors and public drop-off locations?
Our free recycling programmes have 2 main ways in which you can get involved. You can join a programme by becoming a private collector. Private collectors usually gather together waste that they h...View More
Can I send you waste without being registered on a programme?
We currently do not accept waste sent directly to us. Our business model operates on the idea of creating communities of collectors. Small, individual parcels can be very inefficient in the long ru...View More
What is a public drop-off location and what does it involve?
A public drop-off location is a place with a collection box where members of the public can drop off hard-to-recycle waste to be recycled by TerraCycle®. A public drop-off location is typically se...View More
How can I find my nearest public drop-off location?
To view your nearest public drop-off location: Simply search your postcode in our interactive map Click the pin on the map to display the full location address and opening times. On the right hand...View More