Archive for Recyclemania

RecycleMania 2011: Final Results

1. Harvard (30.62%)

2. UPenn (28.94%)

3. Cornell (28.78%)

4. PRINCETON (28.16%)

5. Brown (27.40%)

6. Yale (21.90%)

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RecycleMania Results: Through 3/12/11

Back down to fourth place, but there are still a few more weeks left! We can do it!

1. Harvard (31.88%)

2. Cornell (28.33%)

3. Brown (27.95%)

4. PRINCETON (27.37%)

5. UPenn (27.19%)

6. Yale (22.14%)

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RecycleMania Results: Through 3/5/11

1. Harvard (32.28%)

2. Brown (29.88%)

3. PRINCETON (28.35%)

4. Cornell (26.97%)

5. UPenn (26.82%)

6. Yale (22.67%)

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RecycleMania Results: Through 2/26/11

Recycling fact for the week! Did you know that #1-7 plastics can be recycled in Princeton? 😉

Week 3 Results:

1. Brown (30.01%)
2. Harvard (29.12%)
3. UPenn (27.84%)
4. PRINCETON (27.45%)
5. Cornell (26.46%)
6. Yale (22.41%)

 

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RecycleMania Results: Through 2/19/11

We have now dropped to fourth place in the Ivy rankings 😦

Cumulative Recycling Rate:

1. Harvard (31.94%)
2. Brown (30.51%)
3. University of Pennsylvania (29.23%)
4. PRINCETON (27.37%)
5. Cornell (26.64%)
6. Yale (22.85%)

Keep on recycling! Spread the word as well!

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Official Week 1 Results

The official Week 1 results are in and we are still second to Harvard in regards to recycling rate 😦

Harvard: 31.14%
Princeton: 30.50%
UPenn: 29.3%
Cornell: 27.37%
Brown: 27.22%
Yale: 22.59%

Just keep on recycling! And enjoy the beautiful day!

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Recyclemania 2011!

Princeton was the highest ranking Ivy in the 2007 and 2008 Recyclemania competitions. But for two years straight, we have narrowly lost to Harvard! Let’s make our way to the top again in 2011!

The 2011 Recyclemania Tournament will run eight weeks- from Sunday, February 6th to Saturday, April 2nd.

Categories include:
– recycling rate
– waste minimization
– recycling totals (per capita)
– overall recycling totals
– targeted materials (like food service organics)

Please reduce, reuse, and recycle! Spread the word as well!

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If you need guidance on what to recycle as well as what to toss, you can consult the following guides:

Recycling-Guidelines-2010Quick-Reference-Guide

If you have further questions, feel free to email us at ecoreps@princeton.edu

For more information on the competition itself, please visit the official Recyclemania website: http://www.recyclemania.org/

Also, you can access our Facebook event here:

http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=180198528685432

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