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ETSU Sustainability

 Mount Trashmore

Zero Waste maximizes recycling, minimizes waste, reduces consumption and ensures that products are made to be reused, repaired, or recycled back into nature or the marketplace.



Make your next campus event a Zero Waste Event!

When you hold a zero waste event, you will consider all the types of materials that may be provided at the event. For each material that you plan to have, you will need to make a determination:  

  • Could you do without any of the materials?How to Plan a Zero Waste Event flyer
  • Are materials that you plan to use recyclable, compostable, or reusable?
  • Could you substitute a recyclable, compostable, or reusable item for a disposable one?

For additional tips on Zero Waste Event Planning, click on the brochure to the right. Also, Sustainability staff members are available to assist you with planning your event!

Email  to request assistance.


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