Author Archives: Dawn Quirk

Short Term Work Available- Recycling Team @ Events

ShareTweet  Workers Needed from now through October $10 per hour  With just a few hours of your time, YOU can help make this year’s matriculation zero waste efforts successful, and get paid doing so! Tufts Dining Services and Facilities Services … Continue reading

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Tufts Recycles! featured in the summer Periscope newsletter

ShareTweet Thank you to our Human Resources department for publishing this easy to read summary of our most important recycling matters!

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How I Met Your Discards

ShareTweet A look inside R2ePack,  by Stephanie Heatley-Quinlan Ever wonder who picks up all the stuff left behind in the donation boxes when the students leave for the summer or for that matter where it goes? Tufts Recycles! is here … Continue reading

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Move Out at Tufts

ShareTweet It’s that magical time of year again. Spring Fling is over, masses are flocking to Tisch to study for finals, and everyone is freaking out about graduating/grades/summer internships. Amid the chaos, it may slip your mind that you haven’t … Continue reading

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GreenBean Earth Day Challenge!

ShareTweet Hey folks! Our friends over at GreenBean Recycle are throwing another fun giveaway, this time for Earth Day! Between now and April 22nd (Monday), the ten individuals who recycle the most cans and bottles at the GreenBean Reverse Vending … Continue reading

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Every wonder where styrofoam goes?

ShareTweet The people down at Tufts’ Science and Technology did too! Today 29 bags of styrofoam were responsibly recycled by TuftsRecycles! interns and a partner organization that specializes in converting this pesky waste into useful materials. While we are proud … Continue reading

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GreenBean boxes are now in the lobby of some dorms!

ShareTweet This semester, all proceeds raised from depositing donated bottle and cans into Tufts’ own GreenBean Recycling Machine will go toward Timmy Global Health, a national non-profit that expands healthcare access to impoverished communities in Guatemala, Ecuador, the Dominican Republic … Continue reading

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Green Bean Machine

ShareTweet You may have seen our team hard at work chalking about the Green Bean Machine this afternoon. Follow the dollar signs over to the lower level of the Campus Center and earn money for recycling!      

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2012 RecycleMania Mid-Point Results

ShareTweet We know you’ve been waiting on the edge of your seats for these RecycleMania mid-competition results, so here they are. There are two categories, one for dormitories and one for small houses. For more specific grades regarding each floor … Continue reading

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