Archive for the ‘Campus Recycling’ Category

Question of the Week: Recycling Fibers in Paper

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

Time for our Question of the Week!
The first person to respond with the correct answer will win a reusable OSU cold cup (with straw).
Submit your answer here (“Leave a Reply,” below) or on our Facebook page. Only one post per person, please.
Question of the Week
Each time paper is recycled, the fibers in it become shorter. According to [...]

OSU Repair Fairs to be featured in national report

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

Good news! OSU was recently contacted by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE), which is putting together its annual review of information universities have submitted through this year’s Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (STARS).
This national report will include “campus sustainability innovations & best practices,” and the Repair Fairs have [...]

Question of the Week: 3-day Clearance Sale

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

Time for our Question of the Week!
The first person to respond with the correct answer will win a reusable OSU cold cup (with straw).
Submit your answer here (“Leave a Reply,” below) or on our Facebook page. Only one post per person, please.
Question of the Week
The OSUsed Store will be holding a Clearance Sale this week from today [...]

3-Day Clearance at OSUsed Store August 20-22

Monday, August 18th, 2014

The OSUsed Store is open for a 3-day clearance sale this Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, August 20-22, at 12-4 pm each day. Take advantage of extended hours and extra low prices!
Look for special green clearance stickers on merchandise throughout the store; the prices on those items will drop throughout the week [...]

Question of the Week: What Goes in a Worm Bin

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

Time for our Question of the Week!
The first person to respond with the correct answer will win a reusable OSU spork and a $1 Gift Certificate to any UHDS Dining Center.
Submit your answer here (“Leave a Reply,” below) or on our Facebook page. Only one post per person, please.
Question of the Week
Shown below are five images of [...]

Question of the Week: Percent of E-waste in Landfills

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

Time for our Question of the Week!
The first person to respond with the correct answer will win a reusable 20 oz. OSU water bottle.
Submit your answer here (“Leave a Reply,” below) or on our Facebook page. Only one post per person, please.
Question of the Week
E-waste is defined as any discarded electronics, and represents 2% of the trash [...]

Question of the Week: Film Plastic Recycling

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

Time for our Question of the Week!
The first person to respond with the correct answer will win an OSU ChicoBag.
Submit your answer here (“Leave a Reply,” below) or on our Facebook page. Only one post per person, please.
Question of the Week
Film plastic is not accepted in campus or curbside recycling. Name three locations in Corvallis where you [...]

Question of the Week: Weekday Shopping at OSUsed Store

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

Time for our Question of the Week!
The first person to respond with the correct answer will win a reusable OSU spork.
Submit your answer here (“Leave a Reply,” below) or on our Facebook page. Only one post per person, please.
Question of the Week
You may have heard of the OSUsed Store, which is run by Surplus Property here on [...]

Question of the Week: Plastic Cold Cups

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

Time for our Question of the Week!
The first person to respond with the correct answer will win a reusable OSU Cold Cup (with straw).
Submit your answer here (“Leave a Reply,” below) or on our Facebook page. Only one post per person, please.
Question of the Week
Pictured below is a plastic cold cup. Into what bin on campus (excluding [...]

Question of the Week: Benefiting Organizations from Move-out

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

Time for our Question of the Week!
The first person to respond with the correct answer will win a reusable OSU ChicoBag.
Submit your answer here (“Leave a Reply,” below) or on our Facebook page. Only one post per person, please.
Question of the Week
OSU students donated 22,408 pounds of donations during this year’s move-out donation drive. Name four of [...]