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OSU Recycling Special Recycling Collection

An America Recycles Day Event

Thursday, November 15, 2012 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

To celebrate America Recycles Day, OSU wants to help you recycle your hard-to-recycle items!

Bring any of the following items to this event for FREE recycling:

  1. Styrofoam - rigid blocks, bendable blocks, wraps/sheets. (NO: food packaging (cups, plates, trays, egg cartons), expanding foam (insulation, sealant))
  2. Packing peanuts - plastic or biodegradable
  3. Film plastics - clean bags, wrap, etc. (NO: mylar (shiny silver), food contamination)
  4. Electronics - anything with a power cord or batteries (e.g. computers, TVs, cell phones, etc.)
  5. CDs, DVDs, and their plastic cases
  6. Ink and toner cartridges
  7. Household batteries
  8. Scrap metal - pure metal items that do not exceed 3’x3’x3’ in size

Both departmental and personal items will be accepted. Volunteers will be present to help you sort and answer your questions about recycling both at the event and year-round.

Whether or not you have items to recycle, drop by to write a message in a bottle, add it to our bottle igloo, and you will win a reusable water bottle!

Memorial Union (campus map)
Brick Mall
Andrea Norris
andrea.norris at oregonstate.edu
Campus Recycling
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