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Facilities Services plays a big role in the overall Sustainability program at SMU by leading, facilitating and supporting recycling, energy conservation and sustainability initiatives that impact the environment.

Single Stream Recycling

The following recyclable items can be placed in receptacles throughout campus buildings with a clear bag liner:

  • Plastic
  • Paper
  • Aluminum
  • Cardboard
  • Magazines
  • Hardback Books
  • Envelopes
  • Film Wrap
  • Shrink Wrap
  • Newspaper
  • Paperback Books

Outdoor Recycling

Recyclable items from the Boulevard are collected by Facilities Services staff before, during, and after SMU home football games.

In partnership with SMU Waste Management, Facilities Services collects landscaping material and construction wood to be used for landscaping.