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Next Up: The Bottle Bill

ShareTweet This November, voters in Massachusetts will decide on the future of the Bottle Bill, whether to expand it with a new update or to leave the existing bill in place.  Currently, the Massachusetts’s Bottle Bill, which was passed in 1982, … Continue reading

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Single Stream vs. Dual Stream

ShareTweet Ever wonder why you can’t just throw anything recyclable into one bin? We have too. In many cities, including Medford and Somerville, users can dispose of all kinds of recyclable materials into one bin for collection. Here at Tufts, … Continue reading

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Welcome Back!

ShareTweet Welcome all new and returning students! As summer turns into fall, Tufts’ campus becomes more picturesque each day with vibrant leaves in the trees, clear blue skies above our heads, and yellow compost bins on the curb. You may remember … Continue reading

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New Charging Station and Mural

ShareTweet Last September Tufts worked with National Grid to install an electric vehicle charging station in the Dowling parking garage on the first level. In order to make the charging station more visible, Tufts Recycles was commissioned to create a … Continue reading

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Goodbye Seniors!

ShareTweet Tufts Recycles! congratulates each member of the Class of 2014 on all of their achievements and hard work throughout their time at Tufts. Over 10,000 supporters, including the Tufts Recycles! team, came out to the commencement ceremony at the … Continue reading

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R2epack Continues!

ShareTweet With students moving out every day now, the piles of unwanted clothes, lamps, mirrors, and school supplies keep rising. But our trash may be someone’s treasure! All the clothes we collect from R2epack go to Goodwill, and the Tufts … Continue reading

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Green Bean Earth Day Challenge 2014!

ShareTweet   Earth Day is important for everyone, and this year there’s even more reason to participate! The best recyclers will be entered to win several amazing prizes; anyone with access to large amounts of empty glass and aluminum containers … Continue reading

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Final Recyclemania Scores!

ShareTweet   After a heated 8 weeks of competition, Recyclemania has come to a close with a bang as the final scores for all of the dorms and houses have been recorded. So, without further ado, we present to you … Continue reading

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ROUND ONE GRADES ARE OUT!

ShareTweet     The winning dorm and houses this round were… WREN, JEWISH CULTURE and 9-11 SUNSET!!! Residences rounding out the bottom are Houston, Haskell, and Start House. Round two grading starts now- plenty of time to climb the ranks! … Continue reading

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Recyclemania Update: Week 3

ShareTweet Tufts Recycles! is currently working to promote Recyclemania, a national competition that runs from Feb. 2 to April 8. The Per Capita Classic division has 312 competing schools and Tufts has moved up from 65th Week 3. Tufts Recycles! also has been … Continue reading

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