Eastern Mountain Sports to Partner with TerraCycle
Meriden, CT (April 2022) – Eastern Mountain Sports has recently partnered with TerraCycle, a world leader in the collection and repurposing of hard-to-recycle post-consumer waste based in New Jersey. The partnership will focus on select upcycled products using raw and pre-production fabrics as well as marketing materials.
“This is an exciting step in our corporate sustainability journey,” says Taylor Miller, Buying & Sourcing Lead at Eastern Mountain Sports. “We’re excited to give new life to excess materials with TerraCycle, who is leading the way in recycling solutions. We expect to launch our first product together in Spring 2022.”
TerraCycle is an innovative waste management company with a mission to eliminate the idea of waste. Operating internationally across 20 countries, TerraCycle partners with leading consumer product companies, retailers and cities to recycle products and packages, from dirty diapers to cigarette butts, that would otherwise end up being landfilled or incinerated. In addition, TerraCycle works with leading consumer product companies to integrate hard to recycle waste streams, such as ocean plastic, into their products and packaging. Past collaborators include Timbuk2, USPS, Coors, and Mountain Hardwear. To learn more about TerraCycle, visit terracycle.com
Eastern Mountain Sports was established in 1967 and operates over 20 locations in seven northeastern states, in addition to several experiential EMS Schools. For more information, visit ems.com