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Join our mission to end waste

Research shows that in the United States alone, more than 600 million pounds of candy are purchased each year for Halloween. The vast majority of candy wrappers end up in landfills due to an inability by most curbside recycling programs to recycle them. That’s where Rubicon comes in.

By participating in Trick or Trash™, you don’t have to trash those candy wrappers and doom them to an eternity in a landfill—or, even worse, in our oceans. Using one of our custom candy wrapper recycling boxes, you can help keep our planet clean and contribute to the circular economy.

Trick or Trash™ 2022 by the numbers

Trick or Trash box order volume depicted in map form
  • Total boxes ordered 5,000
  • Total states participating 50
  • 80+ ordered
  • 21 to 79 ordered
  • 1 to 20 ordered

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Independent businesses

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Have a complimentary box delivered to your school location.

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Community organizations

Have a complimentary box delivered to your organization.

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Personal use

Join the effort—and the fun—as a citizen of the planet.

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Partnership with National Wildlife Federation

Known for their award-winning Ranger Rick magazines, the National Wildlife Federation has been inspiring young people to love and protect our nation’s diverse wildlife and ecosystems for generations.

America’s largest and most trusted conservation organization works to unite Americans in giving wildlife a voice and advocating for the conservation values that are woven into the fabric of our nation’s collective heritage. We are honored to call the National Wildlife Federation the official education partner of Trick or Trash™.

Our 2022 partners

We are incredibly grateful to those companies and organizations that are helping us bring Trick or Trash™ to more communities around the country.

National Wildlife Federation logo

Official Education Partner of Trick or Trash 2022

Official Media Sponsor of Trick or Trash 2022

Official Entrepreneur Sponsor of Trick or Trash 2022

Official Kentucky Partner of Trick or Trash 2022

Official Nonprofit Partner
 of Trick or Trash 2022

Mars, Incorporated logo

Official Candy Sponsor
 of Trick or Trash 2022

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