What/Where to Recycle

Things We Can Recycle

Mixed Papers - Rack Containers in Hallways of all Classroom Buildings or in Kitchenettes of Residence Halls.
  • Office Paper
  • Newspaper
  • Magazines/Catalogs
  • Brochures
  • Fliers
  • Soft Cover Books
Cardboard – Rolling Container in Residence Hall Lobby area or in Maroon Tanks
outside all Halls.
  • Shipment Boxes
  • Cereal Boxes
  • Other Food Boxes (Not including juice, pizza, or milk containers)
Mixed Containers - Rack Containers in Hallways of all Classroom Buildings or in
Kitchenettes of Residence Halls.
  • Plastic Bottles and Jugs
  • Glass Bottles and Jars
Aluminum and Tin - Rack Containers in Hallways of all Classroom Buildings or in
Kitchenettes of Residence Halls
.
  • Aluminum Foil
  • Aluminum Lids/Caps
  • Aerosol Containers
  • Aluminum/Tin Cans
Miscellaneous Items – Can be dropped off at the Front Desks of Residence Halls or
taken to Grounds South.
  • CD’s and DVD’s
  • Hardcover Books
  • Batteries 
  • Toner/Ink Cartridges
  • Other Metals
  • Styrofoam (No Packing Peanuts)
  • Lightbulbs
Pizza Boxes – Signed Receptacle in Residence Hall Lobby.

Plastic Grocery Bags – Rack Container in Residence Hall Lobby.


Unfortunately Not Everything Can Be Recycled

  • Blueprints
  • Carbon Paper
  • Green Glass
  • Packing Peanuts
  • Paper Towel
  • Candy Wrappers
  • Hazardous Wastes 

Things to Remember

Recyclable materials must be cleaned of all food matter before being disposed of.

Students who live off campus within Isabella County can contact the Isabella County Recycling Center at (989) 773-9631 for more details on recycling.

Any Questions students may have regarding on-campus recycling should be directed to
(989) 774-6547
.