About the organization: “We work closely with local, county, and State officials to advance economic development efforts in Evanston and our region. The Economic Development Team has built strategic partnerships with the Evanston business community, including Northwestern University and local and national companies of all sizes. We are very active in our local business district and merchant associations and strongly believe in getting to know and work with the people who create business in Evanston.”
Evanston Environmental Association
About the organization: The Evanston Environmental Association (EEA) is a non- profit organization dedicated to supporting the programs of the Evanston Ecology Center and promoting environmental awareness to the surrounding community.
About the company: TerraCycle is Eliminating the Idea of Waste® by recycling the "non-recyclable." Whether it's coffee capsules from your home, pens from a school, or plastic gloves from a manufacturing facility, TerraCycle can collect and recycle almost any form of waste. We partner with individual collectors such as yourself, as well as major consumer product companies, retailers, manufacturers, municipalities, and small businesses across 20 different countries. With your help, we are able to divert millions of pounds of waste from landfills and incinerators each month.