Manky Toothbrushes Join the Terracycle Postal Recycling Push

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Toothbrushes! They’re big lumps of plastic too, aren’t they? That’s what Colgate has suddenly realised, and before everyone gets angry with it for not recycling toothbrushes and letting toothbrushes clog up the landfills for millennia it has… started recycling toothbrushes.

Amazingly, this is yet another job for recycling specialist Terracycle, which we’d never heard of before October 8 when it started recycling Walkers crisp packets. We then heard of it again on October 26 when it did the deal to take in Pringles tubes, and now this. Move near Terracycle if you want an easy job opening envelopes and sorting things into piles. Colgate is paying for the operation of a freepost hotlink direct to Terracycle’s sorting facilities, and as well


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