SOU Recycling Program
SOU's Recycling Center sorts more than 6,000 pounds of recycling each month, on average. Thanks to your efforts to reduce, reuse and recycle, SOU has:
Diverted 46% of campus waste
Recycled 135,793 lbs
Reclaimed 15,730 lbs
What can be recycled at SOU?
SOU recycling is picked up from the Recycling Center by our local waste hauler, Recology Ashland Sanitary. For an updated list on what can be accepted in the recycling, visit Ashland Recology.
NEW! Recycle your rechargeable batteries on campus at one of 3 convenient locations:
- Hannon Library near the main entrance
- Churchill Hall, near Business Services
- ECOS office in SU 105
Alkaline batteries are currently not accepted for recycling on campus.
For any questions about recycling or to request containers for your event please contact SOU's Sustainability & Recycling Coordinator at 541-552-8139 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Want to get involved?
The SOU Recycling Program has many volunteer and internship opportunities open to students and community members including:
- Sorting at SOU's Recycling Center
- Developing educational/outreach programs
- Volunteering at one of our annual events/programs
- America Recycles Day
- Give and Go (Residence Hall Move-Out)
Call 541-552-8139 or email email@example.com for more information.
Have a special recycling need or request?
For service on events, special materials, or a large accumulation of recycling, please submit a WORK REQUEST.