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What is Recycling? 

Recycling is a process to change used products into new products. Recycling prevents waste and preserves 

What do we Recycle at UC Merced?

We recycle everything from plastics to metals and a fair bit in between. All materials are sent to Universal Service Recycling and American Recycling

Almost everything! Click the links below or select a section from the drop-down menu above.


Zero Waste Initiatives

Click on the links below to explore how UC Merced is working towards becoming a Zero Waste campus:


Live Waste Tracking          Reduce                   Reuse          
Recycle Compost Landfill