Keith Homan / Shutterstock.com Energy Bar Wrappers Alternative ways to recycle Put in Garbage Cart/Bin Keith Homan / Shutterstock.com Wrappers Are Not Recyclable Energy bar wrappers are constructed of mixed materials and can’t be recycled. Alternative Ways to Recycle Powerade® Sports Freezer Bars Recycling Program Mail in Powerade® Sports Freezer Bars plastic tubes for recycling. Learn more about TerraCycle’s Powerade® Sports Freezer Bars Recycling Program. Gatorade Beyond the Bounds Recycling Program Mail in Gatorade®, Propel®, EVOLVE® and Muscle Milk® sports nutrition product packaging for recycling. Learn more about the Gatorade Beyond the Bounds Recycling Program. Did You Know? Space Food The first energy bar was inspired by space food. Created by Pillsbury, it was meant to capitalize on the popularity of the space program.