Recycle Your Car Seat: Target’s Car Seat Trade Event is Back!

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Recycle Your Car Seat! Target’s Car Seat Trade-In is Back

As many parents know, gear pieces, especially car seats, are significant purchases. Many of us go through quite a few, especially when the kids are young. Some of us have a car seat we bring just for the Uber or Lyft and either leave it at the kids’ school or carry it to work. #iykyk

Thankfully, Target will be running its Car Seat Trade Event from April 14th to April 27th. This program began in April 2016, and 2.6 million car seats have since been recycled. 

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How Target’s Car Seat Trade-In works:

Look for the drop-off box inside the store, near Guest Services. Just scan the QR code and hit ‘Add to Target Circle Bonus.’ Your coupon (or ‘Bonus,’ as Target calls it) will pop up in your wallet or the Target app. You can snag this bonus twice. It gives you 20% off on stuff like new car seats, booster seats, stroller bases, travel systems, strollers, and some baby gear. Plus, you can use it online,  so you can browse at your leisure and make the most of your coupon. You have until May 11, 2024, to cash it in. Plus, you can stack this bonus with other deals. It’s good for two redemptions!”

Why the Target’s Car Seat Trade-In is such a cool ‘Earth-y’ Thing to Do:

Target’s partners will use your old seat and turn it into cool new things like pallets, plastic buckets, steel beams, and even carpet padding!

Updated 4/10/2024

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