Material Acceptable Not Acceptable Where to Recycle Managed By Containers
Paper & Cardboard Copy/computer/office paper; glossy paper; colored paper; envelopes; card stock; newsprint; magazines; all books; corrugated cardboard & paperboard; sticky notes Carbon paper; waxy paper; food packaging; anything stained with food or oil; napkins; tissues; paper towels (clean or dirty) All academic & department buildings, residential halls, dining halls & Drive Up Recycling located at the Ancillary Services Building Recycling containers marked Paper or Cardboard

Recycling Department

Tyreece Hampton
348-5702
thampton@fa.ua.edu

paper

cardboard

Aluminum Empty aluminum drink cans (any beverage) Unopened or partially full cans; aluminum foil All academic & department buildings, residential halls, dining halls & Drive Up Recycling located at the Ancillary Services Building Recycling containers marked Aluminum

Recycling Department

Tyreece Hampton
348-5702
thampton@fa.ua.edu

alum

Plastics Beverage and storage containers marked with recycling symbol and the numbers 1 thru 7 Plastic bags of any kind; Styrofoam (even if marked with recycling number 6); unopened or partially full containers; unwashed plastic containers All academic & department buildings, residential halls, dining halls & Drive Up Recycling located at the Ancillary Services Building Recycling containers marked Plastic

Recycling Department


Tyreece Hampton
348-5702
thampton@fa.ua.edu

alum

Scrap Metal Tin (food) cans Unopened or partially full cans Recycling Department
Drive Up Recycling located at the Ancillary Services Building
Recycling Department


Tyreece Hampton
348-5702
thampton@fa.ua.edu


N/A
Ink & Toner Cartridges All ink and toner cartridges from university printers Personally owned cartridges Campus Mail, academic & department building mailrooms Campus Mail

Mike Butts
348-2277 mbutts@fa.ua.edu

Place in your department's mail outbox
Light Bulbs Compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs) Incandescent or halogen bulbs; fluorescent tubes Environmental Health & Safety Environmental Health & Safety

Eddie Burns
348-5905 eburns@bama.ua.edu

N/A
Batteries Motor Oil & Car Batteries Lithium, lead-acid, all rechargeable batteries, alkaline, non-rechargeable batteries. Garage Services Garage Services

Randall Winters
348-4808 rwinters@fa.ua.edu

N/A
Electronic Waste (UA) UA-owned computers and peripherals, printers, copiers, cell phones, desk phones Personally owned items Surplus Property Warehouse in the Ancillary Services Building Surplus Property

Tina Dorroh
348-7503 tdorroh@fa.ua.edu

N/A
Furniture (UA) University-owned office furnishings (desks, chairs, tables, etc.); wooden pallets Personally owned items. Surplus Property Warehouse in the Ancillary Services Building Surplus Property

Tina Dorroh
348-7503 tdorroh@fa.ua.edu

N/A