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The Office of Waste Reduction and Recycling (OWRR) promotes comprehensive waste reduction practices and provides effective solid waste services including recycling, composting and trash disposal to the UNC-Chapel Hill community.

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Contact

Room 127 General Storeroom Building
111 Airport Drive
Campus Box #1805
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
Phone
919-962-1442
Email
recycling@facilities.unc.edu
Hours
Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

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News

Temporary Recycling Cart Procedure Changes

July 8, 2022

The Office of Waste Reduction and Recycling has updated the process for requesting temporary recycling carts to better meet the high demand for carts across campus.

Categories: Facilities Operations News, Office of Waste Reduction and Recycling News

Workers Flip Kenan Stadium from Game Day to Graduation

October 13, 2021

Overnight, hard-working crews from across campus combined to turn a stadium filled with football fans into a festive setting for a special Commencement.

Categories: Facilities Operations News, General News, Grounds News, Housekeeping News, Office of Waste Reduction and Recycling News