Campus Resources

Sustainability

SJU Recycling Statistics

September 30, 2009 - March 31, 2010

403 inkjet cartridges and 52 cell phones recycled

Planet Green Rebate: $458.38

September 30, 2009 - March 31, 2010

225  laser/ toner cartridges recycled through Office Depot 

September 2009 - present

There are currently 7 work study students working with the Recycling Program here on campus.  They work a combined 48 hours per week in which they assist Ruby in collecting recyclables in Academic buildings as well as Sourin and LaFarge.

Recycled Materials Vs. Waste

SJU Recyclemania - statistics in tons


Year

Recycled Materials Waste Comments
Recyclemania 2009 38.77 tons 115.00 tons N/A
Recyclemania 2010
73.95 tons 284.85 tons N/A

Overall in 2009, 262 tons of recycled material was collected from our campus, this was 50.5 more tons collected than in 2008.

Month

Recycled Materials Waste Comments
October 25.84 tons 115.00 tons N/A
November 22.96 tons 119.58 tons N/A
December 18.20 tons 108.30 tons 1 more tons of recyclables was collected in Dec 2009, than Dec 2008

Please Note: Lower values were collected in December vs. previous months due to Christmas break.