Category Archives: Recycling Notices

Recycle Your Tennis Balls!

ShareTweet by W. Parker MacLure     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 … Continue reading

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The Freedom to Freecycle!

ShareTweet by Colby Sameshima 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 … Continue reading

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Lift The Lid!

ShareTweet by Mina Brewer 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 … Continue reading

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

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How to Ace the RecycleMania Competition!

ShareTweet by Lauren Ferrucci 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 … Continue reading

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Tufts Receives Silver Institution Recycling Award

ShareTweet by Jordan Dashow 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 … Continue reading

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Recycling Updates: Fall Edition!

ShareTweet by Jordan Dashow 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, … Continue reading

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