What can I recycle...on campus?
- Cardboard (flattened)
- Paper bound books
- NO paper cups
- NO paper plates
- NO polystyrene
- NO food contamination
- NO hazardous waste
Wash 'em and Squash 'em!
- Drinks Cans
- Plastic Bottles
- Plastic Containers (Type 1 2 3 5 & 6)
- Small amounts of Paper
- NO glass
- NO food
- NO liquids
ALL these items can be recycled at UoR:
Batteries - these can be sent to the Post Room (Whiteknights House) for recycling
Confidential Papers - these are shredded on site by our approved contractor - request bags for your confidential papers here, find out more about it in the recycling A-Z, or have a look at the confidential waste procedure.
Electrical Items - fill out a disposal request form here
Printer cartridges - Usually a box is located in the foyer of your building. If its full, you can ask for it to be emptied here.
Fridges and Freezers - contact firstname.lastname@example.org for collection.
IT equipment - fill out a disposal request form here
Wood and Metal - fill out a disposal request form here
Mobile phones - fill out a disposal request form here
Florescent tubes and light bulbs - contact email@example.com for collection
Waste cooking oil - contact firstname.lastname@example.org for collection
Glass - collection point are located across campus - Download this map for locations
There's more....but we'll be here all day! Have a look at the Recycling A-Z, or contact us for more information.
....in halls accomodation
More information coming soon...