Massasoit practices Mixed Recycling, also known as Single Stream Recycling. This means that all recyclable items — paper, plastic, metal, glass — go into one container. But, due to recycling market changes, as of 2018 plastic recyclables are limited to #1, #2, and #5 only. Be sure to look for the blue containers around campus to toss your recyclables.
Our goal is to achieve a recycling rate of 40% by the end of fiscal year 2020, and we need your help!
For more information on how to recycle properly, please visit our recycling hauler, Waste Management’s Recycleoftenrecycleright webpage.
Ever wonder what happens to the water bottle or soda can you just recycled? Check out this You-Tube video: How Recycling Works