Utah State University Logo
29Mar2015

Natural Resources Week - Protect Water, Protect Life

USU's Quinney College of Natural Resources and the QCNR…

29Mar2015

Summer Camps at Swaner EcoCenter

Registration for Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter’s…

29Mar2015

Mountain Lion! The Story of Pumas and People

The exhibition blends science, history, and art to…

30Mar2015

Katie Marchant, MFA

An art exhibit featuring work by USU MFA student Katie…

30Mar2015

Dan P. Beard Lecture - 'New Perspectives on Western Water Policy'

During USU Natural Resources Week, the Quinney College of…

More events

Recycling

Nathan Schwartz
Office: 435-797-1973
Fax: 435-797-3271
nathan.schwartz@usu.edu
Recycling Center (RECYC)

Address:
Recycling Center
8980 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-8980

UMC: 8980


Assistant Director

Mike George
Office: 435-797-0483
mike.george@usu.edu
Facilities (FCLT) 133B


USU Recycling Center

recycle

Annually USU produces approximately 2,500 tons of solid waste! It is estimated that 65% of that amount is paper, cardboard and other recyclable items such as glass, aluminum, and plastic. Currently USU is recycling approximately 26% of its solid waste stream. USU Recycling is committed to removing as many of these items from the waste stream as possible and thereby reducing the environmental impact created by our institution. Also, the cost to throw these items away is rising every year making it much more of a burden on already stretched financial resources.

USU recycles all grades of paper products and cardboard. Other items that are recycled include: glass bottles, aluminum and steel (tin) cans, plastic milk and pop containers, wood pallets, batteries, and scrap metal. We also participate in a program that uses grass and shrub clippings along with scrap lumber to produce compost that is used on University landscaping.

In addition to serving all campus buildings and housing dorms, USU also produces convenient drop-off centers for those who wish to bring items from home. We welcome your participation in our effort to reduce waste and preserve valuable resources. Call 797-2011 or stop by our drop-off location at 870 East, 1250 North, and see how easy it is to begin or strengthen your recycling efforts.

Visit USU Sustainability