Being Environmentally Friendly on Campus

April 22, is Earth Day! Earth Day is meant to be a reminder to take care of the planet and to inspire others to do what is right for the environment.

There are plenty of ways you can be environmentally friendly on campus!

Recycle

Every building on campus has separate bins for trash, plastic and cardboard.  Separate plastic and cardboard from your trash, and be sure to recycle them accordingly.  On average, plastic water bottles take 450 years to decompose.  That means when a plastic bottle ends up in the trash, it’s sitting in a landfill for 450 years.  Recycling is an easy way to prevent this and help the earth stay clean!

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