Carnegie Mellon University

bigbelly trash recycle station

Recycling and Waste Management

Carnegie Mellon recycled at a 35% rate and generated approximately 2255 tons of waste for FY20.

Why Should We Recycle?

1) To Reduce Global Warming

2) To Prevent Air Pollution

3) To Solve the Problem of Scarcity of Landfills

4) To Prevent Water Pollution

5) To Save Energy