Crayon Recycling

DIY Crayon Recycling

Breathe life into old crayons! Recycling crayons at home is easy in the kitchen. All you need is old crayon pieces, a muffin tin or silicone mold, and an oven. Parent supervision is required, too. Here’s a how-to video from Emmymade Extras on YouTube.


Donate Your Crayons

The Crayon Initiative is a nonprofit that aims to keep crayons out of landfills. Donated crayons are shared with children in hospitals all over the U.S. Old crayons can be donated at Staples stores or shipped directly to Crayon Initiative. Learn more.