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How2Recycle Welcomes Scotts Miracle-Gro Company

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA, MARCH 23, 2017 — Scotts Miracle-Gro, a leader in consumer products for lawn and garden care, is the latest company to join How2Recycle, the national on-package recycling label.

By joining How2Recycle, Scotts Miracle-Gro will make recycling easy for consumers when a package is recyclable. With easy to understand language, the How2Recycle label breaks down the recyclability of each component of a package. Each label also includes a url to the How2Recycle.Info website for more information about recycling. 

“Scotts Miracle-Gro a leader in the the lawn and garden space by clearly communicating their packaging recyclability to consumers. We’re excited to welcome them to the How2Recycle program,” said Caroline Cox, How2Recycle Project Associate.

Companies interested in joining How2Recycle can visit http://www.how2recycle.info/join for more information or contact [email protected].


The How2Recycle Label is a U.S.-based standardized labeling system that clearly communicates recycling instructions to the public. How2Recycle is a project of the Sustainable Packaging Coalition®, a membership-based group that brings together business, educational institutions, and government agencies to collectively broaden the understanding of packaging sustainability and develop meaningful improvements for packaging solutions. For more information, follow us on Twitter @How2Recycle or go to our website at www.How2Recycle.info.


The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company is the world's largest marketer of branded consumer products for lawn and garden care. The Company's brands are the most recognized in the industry. In the U.S., the Company's Scotts®, Miracle-Gro® and Ortho® brands are market-leading in their categories, as is the consumer Roundup® brand, which is marketed near worldwide by Scotts and owned by Monsanto. In the U.S., we maintain a minority interest in a joint venture with TruGreen®, the largest residential lawn care service business, and in Bonnie Plants®, the largest marketer of edible gardening plants in retail channels.  In Europe, the Company's brands include Weedol®, Pathclear®, Evergreen®, Levington®, Miracle-Gro®, KB®, Fertiligène® and Substral®. For additional information, visit us at www.scottsmiraclegro.com.

Anne Elsea

Anne Elsea
Communications Manager

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