Used Gum and Gum Packaging - Zero Waste Box™

DESCRIPTION

Use this box to recycle all chewing gum, plastic cases, blister packs, and paper packs.

WHAT IS INCLUDED

Zero Waste Boxes Include: 
Color printed shipping box 
Pre-paid UPS return shipping label 
Processing of waste

ACCEPTABLE WASTE

Please send us your discarded chewing gum, plastic cases, blister packs, paper packs, and chewing gum wrappers.

HOW IT WORKS

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.

 

PROCESS

The collected gum is pelletized with conventional plastics and turned into plastic resin.

UNACCEPTABLE WASTE

Please do not include unwanted food waste, plastic water bottles, liquid waste, potato chip bags, food wrappers. 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.