Recycling

Simmons offers single stream recycling in all recycling bins on both the academic and residence campus.

How do I recycle?

Main Campus

• Simply dispose of paper, cans and bottles in any recycling bin on campus including: blue desk side recycling bin, hallway recycling bin, or any bin located in a dining area. Please rinse any soiled containers before discarding them.

• Batteries can be recycled at Buildings & Grounds, located on the basement level of the Main Campus Building, E008.

• All printer and copier toner cartridges should be recycled through WB Mason when reordered.

Residence Campus
Large bins are located on the first or basement level of each residence hall. Oversized items should be disposed of in this location, only.

• Recycling bins are located on upper floors of each residence hall. Paper, cans and bottles may be disposed of in any recycling bin.

• Batteries and Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs (CFLs) can be recycled at Residence Campus Services, located on the 2nd floor of the Health Center, Office 25.

• All printer and copier toner cartridges should be recycled through WB Mason when reordered.

The Following Items Cannot Be Recycled:

• Overhead Transparencies
• Copy Paper Ream Wrappers
• Peel & Stick Labels
• Blue Prints
• Styrofoam
• Floppy Disks
• Candy Wrappers
• Carbon Paper
• 3-Ring Binders
• Pizza Boxes
• Soiled paper or food containers

Additional Information
For more information about recycling, sustainability or Simmons efforts to create a green campus, please visit http://green.simmons.edu/ or contact Residence Campus Services at 617-521-1057.