Feb. 5 to April 1
RecycleMania is a friendly competition between colleges and universities across the U.S. and Canada to promote waste reduction activities among their campus communities. During the 8-week competition, each school will report weekly amountx of recycling and trash they have collected.
The winning schools will receive an award made from recyclable materials, national recognition in each category on the RecycleMania website in addition to winning the right to host that category’s special traveling trophy for the upcoming year!
Overall RecycleMania Goals
- Motivate students, faculty and staff to increase recycling efforts and reduce waste generation
- Promote and support campus recycling programs
- Encourage colleges to measure and benchmark recycling activities in their efforts to improve their programs
- Have a fair and friendly competition
RecycleMania at UC San Diego
Visit the RecycleMania Booth!
Each Thursday between Feb. 2 and March 9 and Tuesday, March 14
Price Center Plaza
Stop by the RecycleMania booth in Price Center Plaza outside of the Sustainability Resource Center every Thursday to participate in our weekly recycling activity!