Waste Reduction

UW-Madison maintains a multi-stream waste disposal system, which separates paper from plastics, glass and metals. Separating material allows campus to gain revenue from recycling. UW-Madison’s system differs from the City of Madison’s single-stream system. City residents (most off-campus apartments) are able to put all recyclables in one bin.

Read the full article at: https://www.housing.wisc.edu/about/sustainability/waste/