Category Archives: Recycling Notices

Recycle Your Tennis Balls!

ShareTweet     Tennis players take note! Last fall Tufts Recycles started recycling tennis balls! When your ball has reached the end of its playable life, rather than throwing it away please place the dead ball one of the large … Continue reading

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The Freedom to Freecycle!

ShareTweet It’s that time of the year, where your laundry basket is overflowing, and you’re realizing that maybe you don’t actually need the multiple lamps you bought at the beginning of the school year. Being a model citizen, you decide … Continue reading

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Lift The Lid!

ShareTweet You’re finishing up a great cup of coffee from the rez, and, being a responsible student, go to recycle it. But wait – what? This coffee cup doesn’t fit easily into the hole in the paper recycling bin! And … Continue reading

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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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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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ShareTweet FIRST ROUND RECYCLE MANIA DORM RANKINGS ARE READY!

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How to Ace the RecycleMania Competition!

ShareTweet As you may know, the RecycleMania competition has officially begun. Tufts dorms and off-campus houses are competing to see who has the best recycling rates.  Over the next few weeks, Tufts Recycles! interns will be walking through Tufts dorms … Continue reading

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Tufts Receives Silver Institution Recycling Award

ShareTweet Last Tuesday night, Tufts University was recognized at MassRecycle’s 17th Annual Recycling Awards Ceremony, receiving the Silver Institution Recycling Award. MassRecycle’s awards recognize “the outstanding achievements by individuals, public servants, municipalities, businesses and organizations in promoting recycling and waste … Continue reading

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Recycling Updates: Fall Edition!

ShareTweet This Fall has brought exciting changes and updates to our recycling program on the Medford/Somerville campus. Returning students may have noticed the new Fitness Center, new pavements, and new landscaping in front of Gifford House. However, what you may … Continue reading

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