Recycle logo: we recycle paper, cartons, plastics number 1 through 7, cardboard, glass, and metal.

Our Mission

The Mission of the Recycling Team is to help provide a sustainable future for the St. Thomas community by reducing, reusing, and recycling in all campus activities and operations.


  • To recycle whatever can be recycled at the University and divert as much as possible from the our waste stream
  • To provide educational resources to the campus community about recycling and its benefit to the environment
  • To promote sustainable choices in all campus operations
  • To reach our goal of recycling 80% of all waste by the year 2030, we are currently at 55%


Wondering what we recycle?
Items currently recycled
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