The Four ‘R’s of Waste Reduction

2015-12-15T16:02:32-05:00July 23rd, 2010|Categories: Home Stories|Tags: , , , |

When trying to reduce your personal waste, consider the following: Reduce: Make decisions that reduce the amount of waste that you generate. What services do you need from the things in your life? Could you get the services you need without purchasing new products? In those cases when you need new products, can you purchase in [...]

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Students divert 4.4 tons of waste

2010-07-07T16:14:57-04:00June 2nd, 2010|Categories: Campus, Get Involved - Students, Home Stories, Waste Reduction and Recycling|Tags: , , |

From unwanted textbooks to used furniture to notebook paper, university students together diverted more than 8,725 pounds of waste from dumpsters and landfills during 2010 move out, the most waste intensive part of the academic year. For the 3rd semester in a row, the university partnered with Better World Books to give students a way to [...]

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