What is Recyclemania?
Recyclemania is a friendly competition and benchmarking tool for college and university recycling programs to promote waste reduction activities to their campus communities. Over a 10-week period, schools report recycling and trash data. Please click on the link below to follow Wright State's ranking for 2014 www.recyclemaniacs.org/scoreboard
2014 Recyclemania Competition February 3rd - March 29th
Week 4 Standings:
91 overall of 247 institution
5th in Ohio
2nd in the Horizon League!! Keep up the good work!!
Check out the Wright State Eco-Raiders page for event updates and chances to be caught green handed by the green squad to win PRIZES!!
Support Recyclemania by participating in Spring Office Clean out - week of Spring Break March 3rd - 7th
Call Customer Service at (937) 775-4444 to request delivery and pick up of a recycling or confidential tote, or by going to www.wright.edu/administration/physicalplant/ and clicking on Work Request.
During the past seven years, Wright State has participated amongst colleges and universities nationally in the 10-week Recyclemania competition. The competition measures all cardboard, paper, plastics, and aluminum recycled during this period. Our comingled recycling program has been in place since September 2010. WSU is now registered in the "Grand Champion" Division. We collected 65,413 lbs in 2007 and increased to 82,144 lbs in 2008 and remained at 82,102 lbs in 2009. In 2010 WSU competed against 267 colleges and universities nationwide, recycling 102,556 lbs of materials within this 10 week period placing 123rd nationwide. Wright State University improved their efforts again in 2011 placing 113 out of 288 colleges and universities by recycling 162,178 lbs of materials. In 2012 Wright State University recycled 171,949 lbs ranking 90 out of 266.