Recycling on Campus

On Campus

What to Recycle?


Plastics (#1 & #2 only) Chesapeake Hall parking lot
Aluminum Chesapeake Hall parking lot
Cardboard upper Olin Hall parking lot
Newspapers Housekeeping will collect newspapers from your office to take to an offsite recycling location.


Upper Olin lot Chesapeake lot

In Residence Halls

If you live in a residence hall, then you can recycle all of the above items in your residence hall.

Where to recycle?
You will find the nearest recycling station in one of the following locations on your floor: Trash Room, Lounge, Restroom, or Kitchen.

How to recycle?

  • Place only the proper materials in the correct bin for each material (see posters at recycling stations). Make sure cans and bottles are empty.
  • Fold down corrugated cardboard flat, so they can be neatly stacked. Corrugated cardboard and newspapers can be laid on the floor, in separate stacks, next to the bins.
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