Water Filters

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Use this box to recycle filtered water pitchers, bottles, faucet filtration systems, water filter packaging, and all types of water filters and dispensers.

Zero Waste Boxes Include: 

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

 

Acceptable Waste:

Please send us your 

  • Filtered water pitchers
  • Bottles
  • Faucet filtration systems
  • Water filter packaging
  • All types of water filters and dispensers.

     

    Non-Accepted Waste:

    Please do not include

    • Unwanted coffee filters
    • Plastic water bottles
    • Sports drinks
    • Drains
    • Pipes
    • PVC pipes

    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.

             

            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 fabrics, metals, fibers, and plastics. Fabrics are reused, upcycled or recycled as appropriate. Metals are melted 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.