November 12 - November 16, 2018

Waste - Day 4

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Curb your impact by taking on a challenge to reduce your waste! Practice the "5 RS" - Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Repurpose, and Recycle - during the EcoChallenge and beyond with the suggested actions below.

To meet its goal of climate neutrality, the University of Richmond is committed to becoming a “zero-waste” campus. Minimizing campus waste also reduces emissions beyond the campus, and because these efforts are often highly visible, they are a large contributor to environmental awareness throughout campus. One of the first steps towards this goal is the University's commitment to acheiving a 75% waste diversion rate by 2025. This means that we will reuse, reduce, recycle, and compost so that 75% of our waste does not go to a landfill.

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