News

Downloadable Signage

October 27, 2017 12:40 pm

Please help Tufts meet its goal to reduce waste by 3% each year. The Office of Sustainability created signage to encourage waste reduction and proper sorting of waste into compost, recycling, and landfill bins.

Wall Signs:

Compost Only

Recycling Only

Trash Only

Bin Signs:

Compost Bin Label 

Mixed Recycling Bin Label 

Landfill Bin Label 

To request custom signage for specialty areas, such as labs, please contact recycle@tufts.edu.

Uncategorized

Waste Bin Liner Changes

September 22, 2017 5:06 pm

Due to recent changes in the recycling industry, blue-tinted liners will no longer be accepted at the recycling center. Landfill bins will now have blue bags and recycling bins will now have clear bags. Learn more. 

Uncategorized

Back to School Sale!

July 27, 2017 11:19 am

Join Tufts’ Green House on September 3rd in Jackson Gym for the first ever Blue and Brown Pass Down: Back-to-School Sale! Whatever you’re hoping to find for your dorm room next year — we’ve got it!

Uncategorized

Guide to Mixed Recycling

June 13, 2017 1:30 pm

This short online workshop will familiarize you with what can – and cannot – be recycled at Tufts.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eo1DKAqZeHA

Uncategorized

Pack-A-Dorm is Back

April 13, 2017 3:03 pm

Find out how to get free supplies for shipping or storage, and where to bring your donations, recyclables, and trash during move-out.

Uncategorized

Subscribe to Email Updates

January 26, 2017 1:52 pm

Subscribe to receive regular email updates about the mixed recycling transition.

Mixed Recycling

Mixed Recycling Update

January 26, 2017 10:52 am

New year, new lid! Learn more about the transition to mixed recycling at Tufts.

Featured, Lift the Lid, Recycling 101

SMFA Winter Break Recycling Bin Update

January 5, 2017 4:14 pm

In order to improve the recycling rate and increase opportunities for recycling, Tufts will begin adding waste stations to the SMFA campus during the week of January 9th.

more »

News

Medford/Somerville Winter Break Recycling Bin Update

December 21, 2016 12:18 pm

Over the winter break, Tufts will begin transitioning the Medford/Somerville campus from dual stream recycling to mixed recycling.

more »

Recycling 101, Recycling at Tufts, Recycling Notices

Recycling at Tufts is about to get easier…

December 19, 2016 3:57 pm

Mixed recycling is coming to Tufts in 2017.

News, Recycling 101
« Page 1, 2, 3 ... 14, »

Pack-A-Dorm is Back

Thursday, April, 13th, 2017, No Comments

Find out how to get free supplies for shipping or storage, and where to bring your donations, recyclables, and trash during move-out.