Archive for the ‘Waste Reduction’ Category

Question of the Week: Fall Repair Fair dates

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Time for our Question of the Week!
The first person to respond with the correct answer will win a reusable OSU ChicoBag, like the one pictured to the right.
Submit your answer here (“Leave a Reply,” below) or on our Facebook page. Only one post per person, please.
Question of the Week
The Repair Fairs are a twice per term event [...]

Reedcycler’s Believe it or Not: Sewage Surprises

Monday, October 20th, 2014

It’s time for this week’s installment of Reedcycler’s Believe it or Not! Today, I’ve procured some stories that may make you rethink our sewage situation.
Brooklyn turns food and waste into energy
Jimmy Pynn has trillions of children, all of which are bacteria. Each needs three meals a day; luckily, the city of Brooklyn provides them [...]

Question of the Week: Recycling on Game Day

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

Time for our Question of the Week!
The first person to respond with the correct answer will win a reusable 24 oz. OSU water bottle.
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Question of the Week
Our website offers information on how you can improve your game day waste [...]

Reedcycler’s Believe it or Not: From Water Bottles to Boats and Bridges

Monday, October 13th, 2014

The world is a weird place.
And in the world of waste, people do odd things in order to lower the amount of trash in the world. Join me, Reedcycler, and for the next nine weeks I will show you a selection of strange sustainability and waste-related stories.
Boat made of water bottles sails the sea
San Francisco [...]

Get Involved with the Waste Watchers

Thursday, October 9th, 2014

Interested in volunteering on campus? Gaining leadership skills? Making an impact on sustainability? If any of these describe you, the Waste Watchers club may be the right fit for you!
The Waste Watchers work on events and outreach focused on reducing waste on campus. There are multiple ways to get involved:

Don’t have a lot of time? [...]

Question of the Week: Eco2Go Savings

Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

Time for our Question of the Week!
The first person to respond with the correct answer will win a redeemable Eco2Go token.
Submit your answer here (“Leave a Reply,” below) or on our Facebook page. Only one post per person, please.
Question of the Week
The Eco2Go program on campus offers a 20 cent discount every time you use a container. [...]

Question of the Week: Fall ‘14 Waste Watchers’ Weekly Meetings

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Time for our Question of the Week!
The first person to respond with the correct answer will win a reusable OSU utensil set.
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Question of the Week
The Waste Watchers will have weekly meetings throughout fall term at the SSC. What time [...]

Get involved! Learn about the Waste Watchers at the Meet ‘n’ Eat

Friday, September 26th, 2014

Want to get involved in waste reduction? The Waste Watchers are holding their first event of the year on Monday, September 29 from 5:30 – 6:30 pm at the Student Sustainability Center.
Enjoy snacks and meet people who share your interests in sustainability, while learning about our organization and the ways you can get involved to [...]

Question of the Week: Start-of-the-year Events

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

Time for our Question of the Week!
The first person to respond with the correct answer will win a reusable OSU cold cup (straw included).
Submit your answer here (“Leave a Reply,” below) or on our Facebook page. Only one post per person, please.
Question of the Week
We will be hosting several events during the start of this school year. [...]

Choose used! OSUsed Store has many items on clearance this Wed. and Sat.

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Come by the OSUsed Store for our weekly Wednesday public sale and monthly Saturday sale, where we will have clearance prices on several items in the store. Our hours are Wednesday, September 25, 12-3 pm and Saturday, September 27 at 9 am – 12 pm.
The following items will be on clearance:

Desks and tables [...]