44.02% Reduction in GHG Emissions from 2007 – 2020
397 Tons of Organic Waste Composted since 2016
26.18 Million kWh of Renewable Energy used in 2020
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30+ new locations on campus for plastics recycling!
UMBC now offers collection and recycling of all clean plastic bags, films, and wraps! These items can be placed into one of the 35 yellow bins located throughout campus. The bins will be placed on...
Posted: August 31, 2021, 10:45 AM
Baltimore City DPW is hosting a Facebook Live Q&A session and two virtual workshops next week to better inform community members about waste reduction and proper recycling as our curbside...
Posted: January 12, 2021, 1:53 PM
Help UMBC go #BeyondtheBag
You’re invited to join us in celebrating America Recycles Day! America Recycles Day is the only nationally recognized day dedicated to promote recycling. Help UMBC go #beyondthebag starting...
Posted: November 14, 2019, 1:35 PM