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


Student Move-in Recycling Guide

August 7, 2019

Students moving in on campus can help the University reach its goal of a zero-waste campus by limiting the amount of waste they bring to campus and recycling waste that leaves.

Styrofoam Recycling Drive 2019

August 1, 2019

Styrofoam Recycling Drive!

New location for 2019: Facilities Services (R-1) lot.

August 12th-16th there will be a tractor trailer staged in the Facilities Services (R-1) lot for drop off of clean, dry, bagged, and tied off block Styrofoam from University operations.

Please no packing peanuts, to-go boxes or cups, tape, or cardboard.

Follow our social accounts (@uncrecycles) for reminders!

A Quarter Century of Carolina Sustainability

April 22, 2019

Over the course of 25 years, Carolina's Green Games have led to many sustainability initiatives in residence halls.

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Contact Us

Room 127 General Storeroom Building
111 Airport Drive, CB #1805
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-1805
Phone: 919-962-1442
Hours: Mon.-Fri.: 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.


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