ERIC Number: EJ427421
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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A Model Recycling Program: UNC Takes Action as Landfill Space Shrinks and Costs Rise.
Sherman, Rhonda L.
Business Officer, v24 n12 p28-30 Jun 1991
The University of North Carolina responded to escalating waste disposal costs and shrinking landfill space with a structured program of recycling, including a mobile recycling drop, student family housing recycling, a newspaper drop-off site, high-volume glass pick-up, high-volume newspaper pick-up, and cardboard recycling. Campus-wide cooperation is the key to success. (MSE)
Descriptors: Case Studies, College Administration, Conservation (Environment), Cooperation, Costs, Higher Education, Organizational Climate, Program Development, Recycling, School Policy, Wastes
National Association of College and University Business Officers. 1110 Vermont Avenue NW Suite 800, Washington, DC 20005. Tel: 800-462-4916; Tel: 202-861-2500; Fax: 202-861-2583; Web site: http://www.nacubo.org
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
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