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What To Do

UC San Diego’s Zero Waste Goal

UC’s have a goal of Zero Waste by 2020. To achieve this goal, we need to rethink how we handle our waste.

Here’s some more info on what to trash, recycle, and compost.


It is illegal to trash batteries, electronic or computer equipment, etc., but you can recycle it. Look for an E-Waste drive on campus, or find out more by contacting:

Students who live on campus can bring their used batteries to these locations for proper disposal:

What HDH Does to be Sustainable

The department of Housing • Dining • Hospitality works hard with the EcoNauts throughout the year to practice what we preach—recycle, conserve, and sustain! Making the best use of natural resources, minimizing negative impact on our environment, and satisfying our customers are our main objectives. Open the attached PDF for more detailed info.

Interested in more information? Contact us!

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