Cosmetics

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  • Regular price $116.67


Use this box to recycle any waste associated with cosmetic or beauty products such as makeup, nail care and lip care. 

Zero Waste Boxes Include: 

  • Color printed shipping box
  • Pre-paid UPS return shipping label
  • Processing of waste

 

Acceptable Waste:

Please send us

  • Unwanted cosmetic packaging
  • Skin care packaging
  • Hair care packaging. 

 

Non-Accepted Waste:

Please do not include

  • Any electronic items such as blow dryers and straighteners
  • Any bio-medical or bio-hazardous waste
  • Any contents of packaging such as nail-polish, lotion, soap or ointments.
  • Broken glass
  • Bio-medical waste
  • Soiled diapers
  • Expired medicine

         

        How it Works:

        1. Please choose the size box you'd like to purchase
        2. When you receive your box fill it with the appropriate waste streams
        3. 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 

         

        Process:

        The collected waste is mechanically and/or manually separated into fibers and plastics. 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