Office of Environmental Sustainability

Paper, plastic and cans recycling updates


16 December 2011
To: NUS Faculty, Staff Members and Students


Recycling Results

Academic Year AY 07/08 AY 08/09 AY 09/10 AY 10/11
Paper, plastics and cans recycled (Tonnes) 94.95 60.26 227.76 319.37
Recycling rate ( paper, plastic, cans only) 3.43% 1.72% 5.31% 6.49%
Number of recycling collection centres added NA NA 21 4
Number of recycling bin locations added 43 22 4 48
Number of paper recycling boxes added 114 114 149 88
Student Recycling Programmes PGP Going Green SAVE Zerowaste Taskforce

“Save that pen”
Communications and New Media “ One more Green campaign “

SAVE “Charitable Recycling”
SAVE “Charitable Recycling”
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