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Volunteer on Saturday, 10/6 with the TailGator Gameday Recycling Program!

Published: Sep 25th, 2018

Want to help #BeatWaste at UF? Volunteer with us on Saturday, October 6 before the Gators’ home football game! Shifts are just two hours and volunteers will receive free food and refreshments. […]

Waste & Recycling Crossword

Waste & Recycling Crossword

Published: Aug 8th, 2016

Test your waste and recycling knowledge with our crossword puzzle! Download the PDF here. Stumped by a clue? Want to learn more about recycling at UF? Visit our info page […]

UF Physical Plant Division receives Environmental Sustainability Award

UF Physical Plant Division receives Environmental Sustainability Award

Published: Jun 23rd, 2016

The University of Florida Physical Plant Division (now Facilities Services) was awarded the 2016 Recycle Florida Today (RFT) Environmental Sustainability Award for its Organics Diversion program at the annual conference […]

UF earns top honors in Kill the Cup Challenge

UF earns top honors in Kill the Cup Challenge

Published: Dec 9th, 2015

Campaign saves 267,000 cups from landfill, awards social impact grants to six winning teams SAN DIEGO, December 9, 2015 – Kill The Cup today announced the winners of the 2015 […]

Kill the Cup Challenge enters final days of competition

Published: Nov 10th, 2015

By Jessica Schein, Contributing Writer The Pumpkin Spice latte is back this fall at Starbucks along with a new recycling initiative for the university. The “Kill the Cup” challenge, which […]

Campus Kitchen Project looking to revitalize, reduce food waste

Published: Oct 29th, 2015

By Andrew Kluess, Contributing Writer A University of Florida student organization is trying to put a dent in the American food waste epidemic. The Gainesville chapter of the Campus Kitchen […]