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How to Sort Waste at Washington University in St. Louis

Do you find waste sorting puzzling? If you are feeling rusty and need to brush up on what goes where, check out this video that breaks it down, item by item.  This video is perfect for sharing with student groups and campus offices during team meetings. Want a Recycling Genius to come to your meeting to answer questions? Contact to request a presentation.

Share with your friends and co-workers — properly sorted waste will ensure that materials are composted or recycled, not land-filled!

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Credit: Sofia Joison, Office of Sustainability Student Associate