Recycling Education and Awareness: Tools, Tips and Ideas for Campus and Community Outreach

 Original Stream Date: May 10, 2012

Webinar Summary:

Lack of awareness about recycling on campus remains one of the biggest barriers to increasing recycling participation. This webinar provided information about communications strategies and tools specific to college campuses.

This session covered how to:
• Increase your program’s visibility through events occurring throughout the academic year;
• Maximize your reach through collaborating with campus-based and community organizations; and
• Effectively utilize social media and other free communications tools.


Erica Mattison, Campus Sustainability Coordinator, Suffolk University
Kaye Johnston, Sustainability Coordinator, University of Missouri-Kansas City
Christina Erickson, Ph.D., Sustainability Director, Champlain College
Moderated by Robert Gogan, Supervisor of FMO Recycling and Solid Waste Removal, Harvard University



-Recycling Education & Awareness Session Q&A [PDF]
-Erica Mattison/Suffolk Single-Stream Flier 2012 [PDF]
-Sample Floor Waste Audits – Fall 2011 [PDF]

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