Nine Michigan schools in U.S. campus recycling contest

By: The Associated Press
By: The Associated Press

Western Michigan University and eight other state schools are taking part in the national environmental competition RecycleMania 2010.

The 10-week contest runs through March 27 and aims to draw attention to and raise participation in campus waste reduction and recycling efforts.

Nationwide, 350 colleges and universities are participating in this year's RecycleMania. The event started in 2001 as a competition between Miami and Ohio universities in improving recycling in their dorms and cafeterias.

Other Michigan participants are Albion, Aquinas, Kalamazoo and Washtenaw Community colleges; Central Michigan, Grand Valley State and Saginaw Valley State universities; and the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
WNDU - Channel 16 54516 State Road 933 South Bend, IN 46637 Front Desk: 574-284-3000 Newsroom: 574-284-3016 Email: newscenter16@wndu.com
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 82669627 - wndu.com/a?a=82669627
Gray Television, Inc.