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Recycling at USI

USI is a Single Stream Recycling campus! What does that mean? It means you can mix your recyclables together in any campus recycling bin.


USI-Single -Stream -Recycle

Mix it all together:


Paper & Cardboard

  • Corrugated Cardboard (flattened out)
  • Cardboard (non-contaminated, remove liners)


Cans (please rinse)

  • Aluminum
  • Tin
  • Steel


 Plastic Types


For the Dumpster: Landfill Solid Waste

  • Food Waste
  • Soiled Paper
  • Pizza Boxes
  • Wax Paper
  • Milk, Ice Cream, & Juice Cartons
  • Incandescent Light Bulbs
  • Styrofoam, Foam Egg Cartons, Packing Peanuts
  • Bubble Wrap
  • Plastic Bags
  • Film
  • Glass Jars, Bottles & Dishes


If you have additional questions please email the or phone 468-2425

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