If don’t recycle, but you live in an area with curbside recycling, there is a new program that may make you change your mind and start separating those bottles and cans. The New York City based company. Enrolled households receive credits based on the weight of your weekly recycling.
Those who are already in participating areas should receive a mailer directly from Recycle Bank. From there, you use the activation number to create an online account at the website, in order to keep track of your points and rewards and manage the particulars of your account. You will receive a special container that measures and records the weight of the items you place in the recycling bin. In addition to points for recycling, you can also earn points for things like using renewable energy sources and reusing items. If it sounds confusing, don’t worry – the website has tutorial videos to help you navigate through the whole process.
If they don’t currently have service in your area, you can contact your local municipality about implementing the program and you can also send a request for local service to Recycle Bank using their website’s contact form. Of course, if you can get your local friends and neighbors asking, too, that will increase your chances substantially. If you have any questions, you can visit their website or contact them by phone at or contact them at 888-727-2978.