Use this box to recycle any non-electronic item associated with babies and baby care.
Zero Waste Boxes Include:
Color printed shipping box
Pre-paid UPS return shipping label
Processing of waste
Please send us your discarded baby gear including bath tubs, play tables, play chairs, car seats, carriers, cribs, bassinets, changing tables, diaper pails, security gates, high chairs, booster seats, training potties, baby stools, baby steps, strollers, toy organizers, walkers, feeding bottles, pacifiers & teethers, bed rails, balance bikes, play mats. bouncers, jumpers, rockers, mobiles and swings, bottles, bottle caps and collars, sippy cups, plastic dishware and utensils, non-electric breast pumps, pacifiers, small plastic toys, teething rings and plastic bibs.
Please choose the size box you'd like to purchase. When you receive your box fill it with the appropriate waste streams. Once full, bring your box to any UPS location to ship your items back to TerraCycle using the pre-paid UPS shipping label which is already affixed to your box. When we receive your box, we'll safely recycle all of the collected materials.
The collected waste is mechanically and/or manually separated into fabrics, metals, fibers, and plastics. Fabrics are reused, upcycled or recycled as appropriate. Metals are smelted so they may be recycled. The fibers (such as paper or wood based products) are recycled or composted. The plastics undergo extrusion and pelletization to be molded into new recycled plastic products.
Please do not include baby clothing or fabric, baby diapers or any baby toy with electronics/lithium ion batteries. We will also not accept household hazardous waste such as pressurized canisters, pesticides, oil based paint or medical sharps, organics, broken glass, bio-medical waste, soiled diapers or expired medication. In addition, we also will not accept any item that is classified as sharps, flammable, reactive, corrosive, ignitable, radioactive, toxic, infectious, or pathogenic.