The University of Texas at San Antonio is making great steps in its efforts to reduce the amount of waste taken to the landfill.
YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE
In an effort to recycle more and reduce our impact on the environment, UTSA has adopted a single-stream recycling process to decrease waste and increase recycling. In this process, all recyclable items are placed in a single container and are sorted off-site at a recycling facility. This is similar to the recycling program implemented by the City of San Antonio.
With advanced sorting capabilities, the question is now: "What can't be recycled?" Answer: food, liquids, used napkins, tea bags, coffee grounds, candy wrappers, and Styrofoam packing materialeverything else goes in the bin!
In the UTSA single stream recycling you can recycle anything fitting the following descriptions:
Single stream is an innovation in recycling that allows participants to put recyclables conveniently into one bin.
Bins are found throughout campus, in such locations as:
For more information, Contact UTSA Recycling