After two weeks, BCC is 21st out of 228 colleges and universities. Our current recycling rate is 56% which is up from last year’s rate, but our goal, as part of the Zero Waste initiative, is to get to 60% this year, so every bit of help is appreciated. (In 2010 we had a 45% rate – we can do this).
Click here to see how we stack up against other schools: http://recyclemaniacs.org/scoreboard/current-results/competition-division. Its always fun to see that we are crushing Tufts, Boston College, Cornell, Amherst, Harvard… 🙂
To review what can and cannot be recycled, please see the recycling link. http://blogs.berkshirecc.edu/bccgreenteam/recycling/