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Recycling

The U of M recycling program has been nationally recognized for its outstanding efforts in recycling implementation. Throughout the U over 3,800 tons of recyclable materials are processed annually; this is equivalent to 41% of municipal solid waste generated by everyone on campus!

There are over 20,000 color-coded recycling office paper, newspaper, cans & bottles, and trash containers to make recycling convenient across campus.

Our services include:

  • Waste Collection and Disposal
  • Recycling Collection and Processing
  • Confidential Document Collection
  • ReUse Warehouse Redistribution and Sales
  • Debris Collection, Processing and Disposal
  • Office and Building Cleanouts for Recyclables
  • Pallet Collection
  • Infectious Waste Collection
  • Brown Goods (computers and other electronics)

If you have questions about how to recycle specific materials, view the Recycling Self-Help Guide.

Contacts

For service requests, use FM Call Center
612-624-2900

Recycling Email: recycle@umn.edu

Recycling Supervisor 
Dana Donatucci
Phone: 612-624-8507
Cell: 612-363-6145
E-mail: donat001@umn.edu

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