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Short Term Work Available- Recycling Team @ Events

ShareTweet by Dawn Quirk  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 … Continue reading

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Tufts Recycles! featured in the summer Periscope newsletter

ShareTweet by Dawn Quirk 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   by Dawn Quirk 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 … Continue reading

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GreenBean Earth Day Challenge!

ShareTweet by Dawn Quirk 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 … Continue reading

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Every wonder where styrofoam goes?

ShareTweet by Dawn Quirk 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 … Continue reading

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ShareTweet by Dawn Quirk FIRST ROUND RECYCLE MANIA DORM RANKINGS ARE READY!

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GreenBean boxes are now in the lobby of some dorms!

ShareTweet by Dawn Quirk 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, … Continue reading

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Green Bean Machine

ShareTweet by Dawn Quirk 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!   … Continue reading

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2012 RecycleMania Mid-Point Results

ShareTweet by Dawn Quirk 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 … Continue reading

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