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RecycleMania 2013


RecycleMania is an annual, nationwide recycling competition that runs throughout February and March. In 2011, RecycleMania united over 600 colleges from across North America to redirect 91 million pounds of recyclable and compostable materials away from landfills.

This year marks NYU’s return to the competition, so be sure to look for student reps around campus and check back to the website often to see how we're doing!

The competition is in its pre-season weeks and just gearing up. Check back here for live status of NYU's results!

  • Green Apple Move Out, which originally began as a Green Grant, collects housing students’ unused goods and repurposes them through local charities every May.
  • Since its formation in 2007, NYU’s Office of Sustainability has helped start “recycle, reduce and reuse” projects ranging from composting, to a re-use swapping web tool, to paperless offices.
  • From the Bike Share to a grassroots-led Task Force, there are many great ways to connect with Sustainability at NYU. Explore our world and get involved now!