Fordham University            The Jesuit University of New York
 






   RECYCLING AT FORDHAM 







What we recycle

  • Paper, cardboard, aluminum cans, plastics, glass
  • Toner cartridges at the print shop and for individual users; printers provided by cartridge manufactures' envelope such as HP
  • Construction debris and materials (as part of LEED projects)
  • Used furniture through local charities

Fordham's uniform recycling program for buildings:
  • Ensures compliance with all local recycling regulations
  • Maximizes diversion of recyclable materials
  • Reduces service needs from the haulers and reduces cost
  • Presents a positive image and contributes to an enhanced overall aesthetic for the campus

Components of the revamped recycling programs include:
  • More and revised placement of recycling bins throughout all campus buildings, both residential and academic
  • More effective stickers to maximize diversion
  • Revised posters include more paper recycling capabilities, reducing trash volumes
  • Instructional recycling announcements and signs help educate students, faculty and staff about the guidelines while increases program visibility
  • Ongoing educational efforts involving students, faculty and staff
  • Fluorescent bulbs

LOOK FOR FORDHAM RECYCLING CENTERS AROUND CAMPUS.

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