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Campus Zero Waste Program

Promoting excellence in waste management, recycling / composting service, environmental / sustainability education and operational sustainability strategies to the university community while attaining reduction, reuse and recycling goals.

Meeting Time

All day, every day!

Look around until you see a recycling or compost bin, and use it!


  • Compost
  • Recycle Mania Competition
  • Zero Waste Events


Goal Statement: to provide excellence in waste reduction, recycling, composting service and other sustainable campus practices, to the campus community while providing students with direct experience in environmental management through paid positions, academic internships and volunteer opportunities. The Campus Zero Waste Program strives to model excellence in environmental stewardship and to stimulate campus and community sustainable practices.

Campus Zero Waste Program provides services, administration and education on campus waste management and sustainable operations as follows: http://pages.uoregon.edu/recycle/aboutus.htm