The following materials can be taken to the recycling station at your residence hall.
Brochures and flyers
White and colored paper
Magazines and catalogs
Cardboard (Note: Please flatten all boxes and place them in or next to the bin)
Envelopes (all colors and windowed)
Paperboard (cereal boxes, etc.)
Paper cups or plates
Paper towels, napkins, or tissues
Laminated paper and stickers
Hardcover books (contact NU Recycling if you have hardcover books to recycle)
Hanging file folders
Cans, Glass, Plastic
Aluminum and steel cans
Glass bottles and jars
Plastic containers #1-#5 (includes bottles and jugs, yogurt cups and tubs, grocery containers, and 6-pack rings)
Aluminum foil and trays
Aseptic packaging (drink boxes, milk and juice cartons, etc.)
Items contaminated by lab waste
Plastic containers #6 (polystyrene or Styrofoam) or #7
Paint or aerosol cans
Ceramics or drinking glasses
Note: Please empty all containers before recycling.
Special Collections Available in MailroomsInk cartridges, plastic bags & some batteries are collected for recycling in residence hall mailrooms. Please see http://www.ecohillel.com/recycling.html for details. This effort is brought to you by ECO, Environmental Campus Outreach at Hillel.