Recycling Other Materials
Beyond Bottles Cans and Paper: What Else Can I Recycle?
||Toasters, microwaves etc.:||Deliver to WRTF or call for pick-up. See refrigeration units below.|
|ASPHALT, BRICK AND CONCRETE
||Keep sorted as much as possible||Deliver to WRTF and ask for appropriate storage bunker.|
||Appliance and electronics batteries: NO ALKALINES - DISPOSE IN TRASH||Deliver or send to WRTF via campus mail, marked "batteries for recycling"|
|Auto/marine/emergency lighting Batteries:||Deliver to WRTF or call for pickup|
||Hardcover:||Deliver to WRTF or call for pickup|
|Softcover:||If small quantity, place in Ssingle Stream bin. If large quantity, deliver to WRTF or call for pickup|
||Clothes, shoes, hats, accessories:||Deliver to WRTF.|
||Computer systems, electronic measuring instruments or A/V equipment:||Deliver to WRTF or call for pickup; must be accompanied by Surplus Equipment Disposal Form.|
||Canned or dry goods:||
OWM and Housing Services runs special fall and spring dorm collections at moveout time.Drop-off anytime at WRTF.
||Straight, circular, U-tubes, HIDs and compacts||Goes to WRTF in original box with the cushioning material removed. Custodial or electrical shop handles collection.|
Depending on quality and composition, may go to (a) surplus property barn, (b) recycling or (c) disposal.
|Deliver to WRTF or call for pickup. Must provide a completed Surplus Equipment Disposal Form if we are picking up..|
||All types, free of contaminants.||Deliver to WRTF or call for a pickup|
|PAINT, STAIN, LACQUERS, VARNISH ETC.
||Only sealed non-leaking containers. Empty paint cans (<1" in bottom) may go in scrap metal roll-off.||Deliver to WRTF or call to schedule a pickup|
||Separate pallets/clean wood from treated, painted, stained, pressure-treated, creosoted/laminated woods.||Deliver to WRTF or call for pickup|
|PROPANE / REFRIGERANT TANKS
||After proper preparation (see next column) may be placed in metal bin.||Call EH&S at 5-2682 to have cores removed before delivery to WRTF.|
||Refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners, and water fountains for scrap metal recycling.||Prepare Surplus Equipment Disposal Form & call 5-2704 to arrange pickup. The WRTF requires a refrigerant reclamation sticker.|
||May be recycled at special collection locations (Morrill, Chenoweth, GRC). Must be bagged or boxed||Deliver to WRTF or call to find out about special pick-ups for large quantities. Also, contact local Mailboxes Etc. for drop-off and re-use.|
|TAPES, CDs AND DISKETTES
||DVDS, CDs and jewel cases.||Mail to WRTF via campus mail. Please mark "CDS for recycling." For large quantities call for pickup.|
||Used car and truck tires (tires off rims) for recycling or energy recovery.||Deliver to WRTF or call for a pick-up. Only sources should be Fleet Services, Transit and Housing Services.|
||For recycling and re-use.||May be sent to WRTF via campus mail. Please mark "toner cartridge to recycle."|
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