Archive for April, 2012

Green Up Schedule

We have over 50 students, faculty and staff working as part of this year’s Campus Green Up. The link below will bring you to the schedule. Green Up Schedule Many thanks to everyone that has made room in their busy schedules to offer their time to make the campus a more beautiful and green place! […]

Final Recyclemania Results!

The final results are in for the Recyclemania Tournament, and BCC finished 17th in the nation out of 266 colleges and universities, with a 55.5% recycling rate (a jump from 26th in the nation last year).  We finished 2nd out of 24 schools in the state of Massachusetts.  Congratulations to the Mass Maritime Academy (#1 in […]

Green Team Partner Highlight: CET

The Center for EcoTechnology (CET) has been in existence since 1976 engaging in work that demonstrates and promotes practical, affordable solutions to the environmental challenges encountered in our daily activities. They offer all types of services and opportunities to the public as part of their mission. To see more about their upcoming events, follow this […]

Did you ever wonder where our recycled paper goes?

As you walk around campus and see the multitude of small blue paper recycling buckets, have you ever wondered where the paper that you put in them goes? Here at BCC, we have a contract with CET, the Center for EcoTechnology ( Each week, they come and pick up the large plastic plastic toters of […]