“Human Resources” is an unconventional, comedic, behind-the-scenes look at TerraCycle, an innovative recycling company whose mission is to eliminate the idea of waste. TerraCycle takes anything and everything that is landfill bound—from potato chip bags to cigarette butts…and THIS WEEK: Tampons!—and recycles, upcycles, reuses, or otherwise transforms these objects into something else. Using science, creativity, and a little DIY attitude, it’s changing the way we think about trash.
Episode Nine – “No Ifs Ands Or Butts” – Airs October 2
Rick and Stephen are put to the test when Tom challenges them to work together to find a way to manufacture higher quality plastic products made from cigarette waste. Meanwhile, Andrew tries to quit smoking.