Social Responsibility and Sustainability

New recycling bins start rolling out in cafés and foyers

New recycling bins are arriving in café and foyer areas, as the University starts to roll out its new recycling system.

Over the next few weeks, new recycling bins will appear at University cafés and foyers. The new bins are the first of the University's new recycling system, which will be fully operational by the end of this year.

 

Left (orange) bin: Dry recycling, Right (grey) bin: Other waste
Orange bin - Dry recycling
Mixed dry recyclables.
Drinks cans and plastic bottles
Sandwich boxes and packaging
Empty coffee cups
Paper and cardboard
Plastic (not shiny) chocolate wrap and plastic bags
Grey bin - Other waste
Dirty or wet packaging
Take away packaging (polystyrene)
Food leftovers
Compostable packaging (vegware)

Places with 3 new bins

Left (orange) bin: dry recycling, Middle (grey) bin: other waste, right (green) bin: food waste.
Orange bin - Dry recycling
Mixed dry recyclables.
Drinks cans and plastic bottles
Sandwich boxes and packaging
Empty coffee cups
Paper and cardboard
Plastic (not shiny) chocolate wrap and plastic bags
Grey bin - Other waste
Dirty or wet packaging
Take away packaging (polystyrene)
Green bin - Food waste
Food leftovers
Compostable packaging (vegware)