Phase Two of Toward Zero Waste Newburyport – Terracycle

WAIT!  Before you empty your rubbish cans around the house, please make sure you separate the following and keep them out!  All of these items belong in Newburyport’s newest waste stream, Terracycle!  Not only will we save money by not having them hauled and incinerated, we will MAKE money for our schools!  Please save the following items:

  • Candy wrappers (ANY brand, ANY size)
  • Gum Packaging (ANY Brand): paper gum wrappers, foil gum wrappers, plastic gum trays, foil gum trays, plastic gum packages, cardboard gum packages, gum multipack bags, cardboard gum boxes, plastic gum dispenser.
  • Laptops, keyboards, computer mice and any printer cartridges
  • Chip bags (ANY brand, ANY size)
  • Writing Instruments (ANY brand, ANY size) pen, pencils, mechanical pencils, wooden pencils, markers and highlighters, sharpie and dry eraser markers; just to name a few. No crayons please.
  • Personal Care and Beauty (ANY Brand):lipstick cases, mascara tubes, eye shadow cases, shampoo bottles, conditioner bottles, bronzer cases, foundation packaging, body wash containers, soap tubes, soap dispensers, lotion dispensers, shaving foam tubes (no cans), powder cases, lotion bottles, chap stick tubes, lotion tubes, face soap dispensers, face soap tubes, face lotion bottles, face lotion jars, eyeliner cases, eyeliner pencils, eyeshadow tubes, concealer tubes, concealer sticks, lip liner pencils, hand lotion tubes, hair gel tubes, hair paste jars.
  • Tortillas and Tostadas Bags (ANY Brand): tortilla plastic bags, tostada cello bags, tortilla plastic packaging.
  • Cereal Bags (ANY BRAND) Malt-O-Meal, Three Sisters, Bear River Valley, Isabel’s Way, Sally’s brand cereal bags, and any other bagged cereal.
  • Bear Naked: Bear Naked granola bags, Bear Naked trail mix bags, Bear Naked Granola cookie boxes.
  • Cheese Packaging (ANY Brand): string cheeses packages, individual singles wrappers, singles packages, shredded cheeses packages, grated cheese, all flexible cheese wrappers.
  • Cleaner Packaging (ANY Brand): pumps, triggers, pouches, and flexible cleaner product packaging
  • Oral Care (ANY Brand): toothpaste tubes, toothpaste caps, tooth brushes, floss containers.
  • Cookie Packaging (ANY Brand): Cookie Wrappers, Cookie Bags, Individual Cookie Bags, Inner Plastic Trays.
  • Corks: natural wine cork, synthetic wine cork, cork stops.
  • Digital Cameras (ANY Brand): cameras, digital cameras, camcorders
  • Dairy Tub (ANY Brand): all cream cheese tubs and lids, all sour cream tubs and lids, all cheese tubs and lids, all yogurt tubs and lids, all butter tubs and lids, all margarine tubs and lids, any other dairy product tub, foil tops, plastic tub tops, any other type of packaging on all dairy tubs.
  • Drink Pouch (ANY Brand): aluminum drink pouches, plastic drink pouches.
  • Elmer’s Glue: Elmer’s glue sticks, Elmer’s glue bottles, and Elmer’s glue tops.
  • Energy Bar (ANY Brand): foil lined energy bar wrappers, foil lined granola bar wrappers, foil lined meal replacement bar wrappers, foil lined protein bar wrappers, foil lined diet bar wrappers. Clif SHOT wrappers, Clif Twisted Fruit Wrappers, Clif Roks Wrappers, Clif Bloks Wrappers, Clif Gels Wrappers.
  • Healthy snack pouch plastic packaging (ANY Brand)
  • GPS: All makes and models of GPS units.
  • Baby Diaper Packaging (ANY Brand): plastic diaper packaging, wipes outer plastic packaging.
  • Lunch Kits (ANY Brand): Lunch Kit plastic trays, Lunch Kit plastic lids, Lunch kit plastic film, lunch kit outer wrapping. We accept any brand and any size lunch kit packaging. We will accept all parts of the lunch kit, excluding the cardboard.
  • MP3 players (ANY Brand): iPods, mp3 players
  • Tape (ANY Brand): plastic tape dispensers, plastic tape cores
  • Solo Cup (ANY Brand): #6 rigid cups
  • Wine Pouch (ANY Brand): individual wine pouches and Clif Family Winery Climber wine pouches
  • Paired Shoes:pairs of women’s, men’s, and children’s shoes, which may include athletic sneakers, cleats, flats, high heels, dress shoes, boots, and fashion or casual sneakers.
  • Sprout Baby Food Pouch: All Sprout Baby food pouches
  • Homemade harvey: Homemade harvey pouches.
  • Athenos: Athenos Baked Pita Chips bags, Athenos Hummus containers and lids, Athenos Spreadable cheese packages, Athenos Feta cheese containers and lids.
  • Dropps Laundry Detergent Pouch: Dropps laundry detergent pouches

Please bring items to Newburyport’s Crow Lane Recycling Center (open the first Saturday of every month from 8am- 12noon) – or contact Christin Walth to explore other arrangements!


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