Tag: Webster University Recycling

Sustainability Hosts E-Waste Recycling Event May 8

Sustainability Hosts E-Waste Recycling Event May 8

| April 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Help the environment and raise money for the Sustainability Project! Join your Webster University colleagues and friends for the next E-Waste Recycling Event and Fundraiser on Friday, May 8, from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. in Lot O, the parking lot just east of the parking garage on the home campus. Bring your old electronics, computer towers, […]

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Sustainability Hosts E-Waste Recyling Event Jan. 16

Sustainability Hosts E-Waste Recyling Event Jan. 16

| January 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Help the environment and raise money for the Sustainability Project. Join your Webster colleagues and friends for the E-Waste Recycling Event and Fundraiser on Friday, Jan. 16, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. in Lot O, the parking lot just east of the parking garage on the home campus. Bring your old electronics, computer towers, keyboards, cables and […]

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E-Waste Recyling Event Dec. 5

E-Waste Recyling Event Dec. 5

| December 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Join your Webster colleagues and friends for the E-Waste Recycling Event and Fundraiser on Friday, Dec. 5, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. in parking Lot O, the parking lot just east of the parking garage on the home campus in Webster Groves. Help the environment and raise money for the Sustainability Project. Bring your old electronics, computer […]

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RecycleMania 2014: Webster Increases Recycle Rate, Moves Up in Ranking

RecycleMania 2014: Webster Increases Recycle Rate, Moves Up in Ranking

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University participated for the third year in the nationwide RecycleMania contest at competition level. Throughout the U.S. and Canada, 461 colleges and universities competed between February to March to encourage recycling and waste reduction. Among the participating schools in Missouri, Webster ranked fourth in the Grand Champion category, which calculates recycling rate out of […]

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Unveiling of Winning Student Graphic Designs for Solar Compactor Panels

Unveiling of Winning Student Graphic Designs for Solar Compactor Panels

| April 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

Facilities Operations and Webster Sustainability will unveil the winning student panel designs for the solar compactors on Wednesday, April 9. In January 2013, five solar compactors were installed across Webster University’s home campus to collect recycling and trash. In fall 2013, students in Noriko Yuasa’s Advanced Graphic Design course created environmental awareness campaigns to be […]

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Recycling Event Collects Two Tons of E-Waste Materials

Recycling Event Collects Two Tons of E-Waste Materials

| March 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

On the morning of March 6, Webster University partnered with Midwest Recycling Center for a community e-waste collection event in parking Lot O. The event generated seven pallets of e-waste, including one entire pallet of old televisions. Other items included small CD players, old vacuums, a gas dryer and old copy/fax machine. In total, the […]

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Spring Cleaning: ‘Paper Purge’ Initiative March 17-28

Spring Cleaning: ‘Paper Purge’ Initiative March 17-28

| March 12, 2014 | 2 Comments

Webster University Sustainability invites employees to participate in the Paper Purge, an initiative to promote the “spring cleaning” of offices and workstations, from March 17-28. Faculty and staff are encouraged to use this time to clean out desks, shred obsolete files and recycle old documents. Participating offices will receive a sustainable prize for their waste […]

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Spring E-Waste Recycling Collection Thursday, March 6

Spring E-Waste Recycling Collection Thursday, March 6

| March 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s time for spring cleaning, and also time to safely and responsibly dispose of all your electronic waste! A variety of electronics will be accepted for proper recycling at no charge to University students, faculty, staff, Webster Groves residents, and area schools from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, March 6, in parking Lot O, […]

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Minimizing Waste: RecycleMania Competition Feb. 2 – March 31

Minimizing Waste: RecycleMania Competition Feb. 2 – March 31

| February 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

For the third year in a row, Webster University will participate in the nationwide RecycleMania Tournament at competition level. RecycleMania is a competition with more than 600 colleges and universities competing to reduce and recycle the most material on their campuses. Webster will be competing for the first time in the Waste Minimization category and […]

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America Recycles Day Events

America Recycles Day Events

| November 6, 2013 | 1 Comment

The Webster University Recycling program invites students, faculty and staff to participate in  America Recycles Day, a nationwide day of recognition for waste reduction, reuse and recycling awareness. This year Webster University Recycling will celebrate with a week of activities focused on waste reduction and landfill diversion. Monday Nov. 11 Waste Reduction & Recycling Awareness […]

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