|Submission Date||Feb. 11, 2011|
Portland State University
Tier2-6: Move-Out Waste Reduction
Campus Sustainability Office
Does the institution have a program to reduce residence hall move-out waste?:
A brief description of the program:
Chuck it for Charity is a campus wide effort to reduce waste by diverting reusables to people in need. PSU Recycles! encourages students to bring unwanted household items, food, & clothing to the donation stations in various residence hall locations. Instead of filling up the landfill, students have the opportunity to Chuck It For Charity!
PSU Recycles! collects:
· Non-perishable food items
· Small appliances & electronics
· Pots & pans
The charity is Friends of Seasonal and Service Workers. They provide support services for migrant farm workers.
The website URL where information about the program is available:
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