Recycling & Composting at Amherst College

Single-Stream Recycling

What You Can Do

There are a lot of ways to get involved with sustainability on campus, from becoming an environmental studies major to joining a "green" student group to becoming an eco-rep. Navigate through the menu on the left to find out more about these opportunities. Do you have a sustainable idea?

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Recycling Currogated Cardboard

Cardboard Recycling
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Recycling Landscaping Wastes

Landscape Material Recycling
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Recycling Asphalt, Brick & Concrete

Concrete Recycling
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Recycling Scrap Metal & Appliances

Recycling Metal
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Recycling Pallets & Wood Waste

Pallet Recycling
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Recycling Facilities Department Wastes

Recycling Wastes
In addition to traditional recyclables, the Facilities Department recycles many bulky "behind-the-scenes"wastes. These wastes are separated into the following categories. For more information about any of these categories,click on the links below:
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