/ Physical Plant


Single-stream recycling is available for all areas of campus. You can place all recyclable products into one container.

Recycling efforts of the campus are tracked by the Sustainability Team and reported quarterly.

Recyclable material

  • Office paper
  • Magazines and catalogs
  • Phone books
  • Clean cardboard
  • Rinsed metal cans
  • Rinsed plastic bottles

Do not recycle

  • Styrofoam
  • Glass
  • Paper towel
  • Tissues
  • Compostable cups
Academic and Administrative buildings
Recycle bins are supplied for all offices in our academic and administrative buildings. You may place all recyclable materials in these containers, and they will be serviced by the custodial team.  
Residential Halls
Blue recycle bins are supplied for your rooms. Please empty them into the recycle containers in the trash room in your building.
Cottages and (most) apartments
Collect all recyclable products in the yellow bags, and place the bags in or on top of your blue tote for Monday morning trash pickup. Yellow bags are available at the Physical Plant.