The facilities managed recycle program at UT Tyler reduces the amount of general waste on campus, saves university funds and positively impacts the environment.
Facilities Management utilizes a single stream recycling service provided by the City of Tyler.
The following items are accepted for recycling:
- Paper: newspapers, magazines, phone books and copy paper
- Plastic (# 1 and # 2 rinsed, crushed and lids removed – example: water or soda bottles)
- Aluminum cans rinsed and crushed
- Cardboard broken down
- Glass is not accepted at this time
Each building common area on campus is supplied with a 23 gallon recycle bin.
10 gallon desk bins are available by request. Please submit the following form to request a desk bin: Recycling Bin Request Form
Please contact Bonnie Davis at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.