Facilities

Sustainability

Waste Reduction and Recycling

Click here for the UNCG Office of Waste Reduction and Recycling (OWRR)

UNCG Diversion Rates and Affiliated SavingsBetween 2004 and 2012, UNCG saved over $1 million through waste diversion programs (click on graph to enlarge). In fact, one of the easiest ways to participate in these programs and divert waste from the landfill is to recycle.

Click here to see how UNCG performed   in the 2014 RecycleMania Tournament.

Click here to see tips for waste reduction.

Start a collection bin for the Writing Instruments Brigade and then Register Your Box.

Click the images below to view items accepted for recycling ON and OFF campus.

 UNCG Commingled Recycling     Acceptable Items for Recycling