Other Recycling Options

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You can keep hard-to-recycle items out of the landfill by finding other reuse and recycling options.

  • University PropertyUI Surplus resells or recycles 1 million+ pounds of University-owned items each year.
  • Ink and Toner Cartridges - General Stores recycles ink and toner cartridges.  Simply send them via Campus Mail to General Stores, 183 MBSB.
  • Universal WasteUI Environmental Health & Safety handles University-generated items classified as Universal Waste (e.g., rechargeable batteries, CFL bulbs, ballasts).
  • Personal Property - Donate to a thrift shop.
  • Personal Electronics - Find personal electronics recycling options at several locations in the Iowa City/Coralville area (flyer was created by UI students for a class project)