News and Updates
Office Supply Reuse Dates Announced
U-M Waste Management Services will collect gently-used office supplies from campus buildings on Thursday, June 30. Departments and non-profits can take items in mid-July. Click here for more information.
Help U-M compete by reducing your waste and recycling the rest.
Glass Recycling Temporarily Suspended
Beginning January 1, 2016, the University of Michigan must temporarily suspend the collection of glass for recycling. Glass recycling markets in this area have been depressed for a number of years and have now shutdown. The U-M Waste Reduction & Recycling Office (WRRO) is actively seeking out alternative markets and uses for discarded glass and will communicate to campus when glass is again acceptable for recycling. Click here for more information.
Older news items can be found in the Recycling News Archive.
Content modified: Apr 21, 2016