Carnegie Mellon University

bigbelly trash recycle station

Recycling and Waste Management

Carnegie Mellon recycled at a 34% rate and generated approximately 2890 tons of waste in 2017.

Recycled Material 2017

waste vs recycle 2017

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