get a $100,000 grant by
Great news! Our
been chosen to participate in the Recyclebank and
SC Johnson Green Choices
Recycling Challenge, a nationwide competition to get us all
recycling. By joining in, you could help us get a $100,000 grant
towards a community sustainability project! And you’ll earn points
for deals and discounts, too.
Only one community in each state was chosen to be in
this challenge, so let’s make the most of this opportunity!
Sign up today by calling
1-888-727-2978, option 1, option 1
again. You can speak to a customer representative or do it
through the automated registration. Either way you will be
taking a step in helping the planet and helping your community.
How can you help?
First, we need everyone participating. You can sign up
by calling 1-888-727-2978. If our community has the highest
percentage of residents reporting recycling at the end of the
challenge, we could receive the $100,000 grant. Each month you
recycle with Waste Management and report your recycling on
Recyclebank’s website you’re helping our standings in the challenge.
When you recycle with Waste Management, you’ll not only
help our standings, you’ll also earn Recyclebank Points good towards
deals and discounts at over 3,000 local and national businesses.
Recyclebank is a FREE program that rewards you for taking everyday
green actions, like recycling at home.
Do it for the
community. Do it for the planet.
Recycling is one of the easiest ways we can help our
community. It keeps valuable resources out of the landfills, saves
energy, reduces pollution and conserves our natural resources. With
this unique opportunity to get a $100,000 grant, it can also be very
HOW RECYCLEBANK WORKS
Macungie Borough residents need to
sign up for a free Recyclebank account and report their recycling
activity — that’s it! Residents can visit
www.recyclebank.com/greenchoices and follow the prompts to get
started. Don't forget to enter your PIN number you received in the
Once a Recyclebank member, residents must report their
recycling at least once a month on the Recyclebank website in order
to earn points for their recycling efforts. Residents can also use
the Recyclebank smartphone app on their iPhone and Android devices
to report their recycling, check their Recyclebank Points balance
and discover eligible reward offers.
Recyclebank is similar
to a frequent flyer program; rather, members instead earn points for
living a more sustainable lifestyle.
Members can use those
points to “shop” at Recyclebank.com for rewards such as discounts
and deals from hundreds of reward partners in more than 10
categories including food and beverage, health, beauty, home,
clothing, accessories and gifts. Over the course of a year, an
average family can earn hundreds of points that can be redeemed for
special rewards; this translates into real value — more than $160
annually — for families in [Community].
include deals on a suite of SC Johnson brands such as Ziploc®,
Windex®, Scrubbing Bubbles®, Glade®, and discounts from retailers
like Bed Bath & Beyond and Macy’s and restaurants like Olive Garden.
An example of a special deal available is $1.50 on any two
Ziploc® Brand Containers for 70 Recyclebank Points (subject to
So sign up now, get recycling and be sure to make it
count by reporting it at
Recyclebank.com/greenchoices! Together, we could get that
$100,000 grant! And be sure to tell your friends and neighbors, too.
Challenge Period: July
2nd, 2012 – December 31st, 2012.The Green Choices Recycling
Challenge is intended to encourage resident recycling participation
in each participant community and award the community that exhibits
through skill, innovation, planning, and other measures the most
recycling participation during the Challenge Period with a grant to
fund a green community project. Eligibility is limited to
communities who have been solicited by Recycle Rewards, Inc. and
agreed to participate in the Challenge.
For a list of participating communities, go to
www.recyclebank.com/greenchoices. Member participation: Individual
households registered with Recycle Rewards, Inc. within a
participating community must self-report with Recycle Rewards, Inc.
its recycling participation each month during the Challenge Period.
Grant: $100,000 grant to be used for a project or program that
promotes community sustainability. Complete Official Rules at: