What to recycle

Many everyday items people throw away can easily be recycled including:

Single Stream Recycling

Single stream recycling dumpsters from Allied Waste are located on the main campus on West Road near the Danna Center Loading Dock and Biever Hall. All of the following can go in to this new dumpster and can be mixed together:

  • office paper
  • junk mail
  • newspaper
  • paper bags
  • magazines
  • phone books
  • corrugated cardboard
  • “cereal box” type cardboard
  • aluminum cans
  • bimetal (tin)cans
  • plastic bottles

Please Note: Plastic is a non-biodegradable substance being used to make disposable items! Please consider using alternative types of sustainable containers to reduce plastic in the waste stream and help the environment.

The following can NOT be recycled in this dumpster:

  • glass plastic
  • bags paper with food debris
  • paper with plastic or metal coating
  • heavily waxed cardboard
  • batteries