Plastic Bags & Film

plasticbagWe encourage you to reduce your use of single-use plastic bags. Always reuse or recycle your plastic bags whenever possible.

Acceptable Items

  • Plastic Bags
  • Newspaper bags
  • Bread bags
  • Produce bags
  • Dry cleaning bags

Reuse Tip

  • Reuse a plastic bag to line a small waste bin instead of buying new plastic can liners

Recycling Tips

  • Make sure bags are clean and dry
  • Plastic bags should never be put in with mixed recycling as they can cause equipment malfunctions at the recycling center.
  • Avoid plastic bags entirely, and bring your own reusable bag when shopping!

Recycling Locations

  • Plastic bag recycling bins are located inside the C-Stores in Bragaw Residence Hall, College of Textiles and the Honors Village
  • Many local grocery stores offer plastic bag recycling