Home Improvement - Zero Waste Box™

WHAT IS THIS ZERO WASTE SYSTEM?

The Home Improvement Zero Waste System allows you to recycle any type of tool, equipment, material, or supply used to fix, renovate, or improve a room within your home. This includes discarded home improvement tools like hammers, screw drivers, , wrenches, non-electric hand tools, woodworking, tool levels, nuts and bolts, sandpaper, hardwood flooring, laminate flooring, cork flooring, vinyl tiles, carpet tiles, engineered wood, linoleum, rubber flooring, underlay, or drywall. You may also send in wires made from copper, aluminum, iron, silver, platinum or gold, and wires coated or encased in plastic, including extension cords.

WHAT DO YOU GET?

  • A Zero Waste Box to be used for collecting and shipping, complete with sturdy plastic liner
  • Return shipping (the label is already affixed to your Box)
  • The complete processing and recycling of your waste (see how your waste is recycled)
  • A Zero Waste Consultant to address any concerns and answer any questions

HOW IT WORKS

  1. SELECT | Please choose the size of Zero Waste Box you'd like to purchase. 
  2. COLLECT | When you receive your Box, fill it with the appropriate waste streams (listed above). Once full, ship your Box back to TerraCycle using the pre-paid, pre-affixed shipping label.
  3. RECYCLE | When we receive your waste, we'll safely recycle all of the collected materials.

    IMPORTANT RESTRICTIONS

    Do not send in children's toy tools, outdoor patio stones, rock, sand and dirt.

    Please read our additional restrictions.

    WHY? Each Zero Waste solution is custom-built for specific waste streams. Additionally, our Zero Waste System must adhere to standard shipping regulations.