Common Ground is proud to be a drop off for TerraCycle

What is collected?

Inkjet Brigade: Any brand of inkjets.

Personal Care and Beauty Brigade: Any used personal care or beauty product packaging including, but not limited to lipstick cases, shampoo bottles, powder cases, etc. Nail polish bottles, hairspray & deodorant cans are NOT accepted. Plastic deodorant items ARE accepted.

Colgate Oral Care Brigade: Any brand used toothpaste tubes, toothbrushes & plastic toothbrush packaging, excluding cardboard.

Toner Cartridge Brigade: Any toner cartridges.

Scotch Tape Brigade: Any brand and any size plastic tape dispenser and core.

MOM Brands Cereal Bag Brigade: Any brand and any size cereal bag; excludes cereal boxes and the inner plastic cereal lining found inside cereal boxes.

Energy Bar Wrapper Brigade: Any foiled lined energy & granola bar wrapper.

Cheese Packaging Brigade: Any brand of cheese packaging.

Elmer’s Glue Crew Brigade: Any size Elmer’s brand glue sticks, plastic glue bottles, refill jars & Elmer’s glitter glue tubes.

Huggies Brand Brigade: Any brand and any size of outer plastic packaging on diaper products.

Drink Pouch Brigade: Any brand of drink pouch. WE DO NOT ACCEPT JUICE BOXES.

Lunch Kit Brigade: Any brand & any size lunch kit packaging, excluding cardboard.

Cell Phone Brigade: Any brand & size of cell phones; phone chargers or loose batteries are accepted.

Cleaner Packaging Brigade: Pumps, triggers, pouches & flexible cleaner product packaging.

Dairy Tub Brigade: All cream cheese tubs & lids, all sour cream tubs & lids, all cheese tubs & lids, all yogurt tubs & lids, all butter tubs & lids, all margarine tubs & lids, any other dairy product tub, foil tops, plastic tub tops & any other type of packaging on all dairy tubs.

Paired Shoe Brigade: Pairs of women’s, men’s & children’s shoes, which may include athletic sneakers, cleats, flats, high heels, dress shoes, boots & fashion or casual sneakers. NOT ACCEPTED – ski boots, roller skates, roller blades, ice skates, completely broken or ruined footwear, single shoes, rubber flip flops or slippers.

Flip-Flop Brigade: Rubber Flip Flops, any brand and singles too.

Keyboard and Mouse Brigade: Any brand of keyboard & computer mouse.

Bear Naked Brigade: Bear Naked granola bags, Bear Naked trail mix bags, Bear Naked Granola cookie boxes.

Hot Cereal Brigade: Better Oats hot cereal pouches, I Love Oats hot cereal pouches, and any other brand of hot cereal pouches.

If there any questions about the brigades or items accepted, please contact Melanie Ziomek at blonoterracycle@yahoo.com or (309) 830-2567.

Other Bloomington Drop Off Locations:

Word of Faith Christian Center
507 N Center St #C
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 829-6332

Boys and Girls Club
1615 W. Illinois St
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 829-3034