The Recyclebank #DecodingEWaste Twitter Chat Giveaway (the “Giveaway”) is designed to raise awareness and participation in recycling e-waste (e-cycling) nationwide. Recyclebank will choose the winner(s) of the Giveaway and award the prize(s) in accordance with these Official Rules (the “Rules”). Entry to the Giveaway via the Twitter Chat begins at 7:00 p.m. EST on June 3, 2015 (the “Giveaway Start Date”) and ends at 8:00 p.m. EST on June 3, 2015 (the “Giveaway End Date”) (such period referred to herein as the “Giveaway Period”). Timing and schedule are subject to change without notice. The Giveaway is sponsored by Recyclebank, LLC (“Recyclebank”, or the “Sponsor”).


In order to enter the Giveaway, you must agree to these Rules. These Rules form a binding legal agreement between you and Recyclebank with respect to the Giveaway. Any violation of these Rules may, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, result in disqualification.



To enter the Giveaway, the participant must a) currently follow Recyclebank on Twitter (@Recyclebank) b) post a tweet at least one (1) time during the Giveaway Period using the designated hashtag #DecodingEWaste and respond to one of the Question prompts or Answers appropriately. Tweets and postings (hereinafter collectively referenced as “Posts”) which do not include the designated hashtag(s) as applicable, or are not thematically relevant to what is detailed herein shall be void. Posts containing the required information as designated in these Rules  also accompanied by slanderous, defamatory, threatening or generally offensive language or imagery, in Recyclebank’s sole and absolute discretion, and/or infringing a third party’s intellectual property or other rights and generally not in keeping with the Recyclebank Membership Agreement will be void. All terms and conditions regarding use of Twitter are provided by Twitter, Inc. on its site, This Giveaway is provided independent of the services provided by Twitter, Inc. Entries are limited to Posts made on Twitter’s site only as described in these Rules. Duplicate Posts will not be counted as additional Giveaway entries. Entries are limited by individual. Entries from multiple Twitter accounts by the same individual are strictly prohibited and upon discovery will disqualify that individual’s entries from all Twitter accounts.   

Participation in the Giveaway is voluntary and does not require you to purchase anything from Recyclebank.


The Giveaway is only open to legal residents of the United States and who are at least eighteen (18) years of age at the time of entry. Entries are limited to individuals only; commercial enterprises and business entities are not eligible. By participating in the Giveaway, each participant accepts the conditions stated in these Official Rules, agrees to be bound by the decisions of the Sponsor and to comply with third party social media website rules (Twitter) and warrants that she/he is eligible to participate in the Giveaway, as applicable. Employees, independent contractors, officers, and directors of the Sponsor, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion, and fulfillment agencies, legal advisors, and their immediate family members and persons living in the same household, are not eligible to participate in the Giveaway. THE GIVEAWAY IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW and is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.


Recyclebank will select one (1) grand prize winner and ten (10) surprise and delight winners by random drawing from all eligible entries on or about June 3, 2015 (the “Drawing Date”). The winner will receive a One Twine gift card.  Retail value of the grand prize is One-hundred Dollars ($100), retail value of each Surprise and Delight prize is Five Dollars ($5). The winner(s) will be notified by direct message on Twitter and/or e-mail using the information available to Recyclebank through each individual winner’s Twitter account. Such notification shall include instructions for proper acceptance of the prize. In the event a winner does not accept a prize or the prize or prize notification is not deliverable, Recyclebank will select another winner, at random, and notified as described herein. The Sponsor is not responsible for and shall not be liable for late, lost, misdirected or unsuccessful efforts to notify a winner. The winner(s) each individually agree to Sponsor’s use (directly or through a license to a third party) of his/her name, Twitter user name, likenesses, and/or prize information for promotional purposes in any medium without additional compensation to the extent permitted by law. Where lawful, the winners may be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release of Liability, and Publicity Release (the “Release”). If a winner is a minor, the Release must be completed by the minor’s parent or legal guardian. There is no substitution, cash equivalent or transfer of the prize allowed except where specified. Each winner of the Giveaway will be solely responsible for all other expenses not specifically set forth herein. Recyclebank reserves the right to substitute the prize of equal or greater value. No other substitution or transfer of prize permitted. Recyclebank is responsible only for prize delivery (via gift card codes); not responsible for prize utility, quality or otherwise.


The Sponsor, and its respective agents, directors, officers, shareholders, employees, insurers, servants, parents, subsidiaries, divisions, affiliates, predecessors, successors, representatives, advertising, promotion, and fulfillment agencies, and legal advisors (the “Released Entities”), are not responsible for, shall not be liable for, and hereby disclaim all liability arising from or relating to: (i) telephone, electronic, hardware or software program, network, Internet, computer or other malfunctions, failures, or difficulties of any kind, whether human or technical; (ii) failed, incomplete, garbled, or delayed computer or e-mail transmissions; (iii) any condition caused by events beyond the control of the Sponsor; (iv) any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising in connection with or as a result of any prize, or any portion thereof that may have been awarded, or acceptance, possession, or use of any prize, or any portion thereof that may have been awarded, or from participation in the Giveaway; or (v) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Giveaway. The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to suspend, modify or cancel the Giveaway or any component of the Giveaway should any unauthorized human intervention or other causes beyond the Sponsor’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Giveaway. In the event that proper administration of the Giveaway is prevented by such causes as contemplated above, the Sponsor will determine the winners from all eligible, non-suspect Posts prior to such action. By participating in the Giveaway, participants and the winners agree to release, discharge and hold harmless the Released Entities, and all others associated with the development and execution of the Giveaway, from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims and actions of any kind arising out of or relating to the Giveaway, participation in the Giveaway, any prize, or any portion thereof that may have been awarded, and/or acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize, or any portion thereof that may have been awarded, including but not limited to statutory and common law claims for misappropriation or participant’s right of publicity. This Giveaway shall be governed by New York law. By participating in this Giveaway, participants agree that New York courts shall have jurisdiction over any dispute or litigation arising from or relating to this Giveaway and that venue shall be only in New York, New York.



To obtain the first name and last initial of the Giveaway winner after the Giveaway End Date, send a separate self-addressed, stamped envelope marked “Decoding E-Waste Twitter Chat Winners” to the Sponsor. Requests for identification of the winners must be received no later than ninety (90) days from the Giveaway Period End Date (residents of Vermont and Washington need not include return postage).


Recyclebank, LLC
Decoding E-Waste Twitter Chat Giveaway
443 Park Avenue South (9th Floor)

New York, NY 10016


The Sponsor reserves the right to prosecute and seek damages against any individual who attempts to deliberately undermine the proper operation of the Giveaway in violation of these Official Rules and/or criminal and/or civil law.

Copyright © 2015 Recyclebank, LLC. All rights reserved. Recyclebank and the associated logos are trademarks of Recyclebank, LLC. Any other trademarks in these Official Rules are used for prize identification purposes ONLY and are the properties of their respective owners.