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Students Seek System to Improve Recycling

March 22, 2010

Nikki Seligman, The Daily Pennsylvanian -- On Saturday, Penn Environmental Group volunteers and Eco-Reps made an inventory of the recycling systems in each college house — an effort called Bin Blitz. The initiative presents “a chance for students to audit the college house recycling system to look at the inconsistencies and to get ideas for improvements,” Student Eco-Reps Coordinator and Sustainability Associate Julian Goresko said... full story

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40% by 2014 is Penn's five-year goal for recycling paper, cardboard, and commingled materials.

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