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Eco-Rep trash tips: compost, recycle, decontaminate

Eco-Rep trash tips: compost, recycle, decontaminate
Makayla Salas March 10, 2019

Let’s talk trash, baby. What goes in it? What should go in it? Not all of us are Rubenstein students, and sometimes it’s easier to just throw things in the landfill. That’s a good place to start:...

Is recycling a priority at UVM?

Is recycling a priority at UVM?
Erin Powell, Cynic Correspondent September 21, 2017

The slogan for saving the planet is “reduce, reuse, recycle” — not “dispose, dump, degrade.” UVM is recognized for its commitment to preserving the environment. However, despite the faculty's...

A neighborly tip on returnables for off campus students to help to community

September 8, 2016

Dear Editor,I am writing to all off campus students who consume beverages in returnable containers and mix those containers with overall recycling.As a neighbor to all of you, I’d like to encourage you...

Save the planet: invest in a spork

Save the planet: invest in a spork
Jackie Flynn April 6, 2016

The Eco-Rep team is looking to reduce waste at UVM through reusable containers. “The Eco-Ware program was started in 2011 by a collaboration of UVM Dining, Eco-Reps, Greenhouse RLC Students, Honors...

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