RecyclingConcordia recycles a wide variety of materials, from office paper and aluminum to plastic, magazines, cardboard and newspaper. Bins and recycling programs are located throughout the campus. All of the bins are emptied weekly and the recyclables are picked up by MinnKota Recycling in Moorhead.
In 2009 alone, Concordia recycled 171,973 pounds (nearly 86 tons) of materials that otherwise would have gone into the landfill. See how efficient the Concordia community is at recycling.
How to Recycle
• Keep contamination out of the recyclable material.
• Only clean, sorted material can be accepted.
• Place recyclable in the appropriate containers.
OFFICE PAPER CRITERIA
|white or pastel colored letterhead||ream wrappers|
|white paper or bond copy paper||brown kraft envelopes|
|white or pastel color typing paper||coated paper|
|white writing paper||unbleached paper|
|computer (white, green or blue)||carbon paper|
|NCR paper and forms||UV printed materials|
|manila file folders||dark colored paper|
|non-thermal fax paper||phone books|
|shredded paper (white or pastel)|
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