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Clinics Recycle Day took place in the horseshoe and was a great success! see the pictures below and see their handouts if you missed the event:

bATTERIESBatteries Plus 

They recycle ALL the batteries collected on the MUSC campus! See their handout Battery Recycling

countyCharleston County Recycling 

They recycle all the Plastic and glass and steel from our campus

Environmentally Friendly Holidays

Dwell Smart Retailer of recycled products and earth friendly products
artJulian Creek Artist who creates beautiful items out of previously used items
Mantra Scrubs Manufacturer of scrubs and apparel made of organic cotton and recycled plastic bottles. Their newest item is a tee shirt made out of recycled x-ray film!
plasticMultiplastics Local manufacturer that utilizes a large percent of recycled plastic in their products
computerMUSC Computer Connection 

Recycles all the toner cartridges on campus; see their handout: Toner Cartridge recycling

MUSC Grounds Green landscaping is practiced on our campus; Grounds collects rain water and makes compost for use on our magnificent flower beds!
housekeepingMUSC Housekeeping Uses Green cleaning products, wax and stripper. Collects all our cardboard and paperboard and takes it to the various balers on campus for recycling!
mapMUSC Parking Encourages alternative commuting: carpooling, CARTA, bike and walk  
safetyMUSC Safe Kids 

Promotes protection of kids from accidental injuries:

MUSC Safe Kids handouts: Cooking Safety & Fire Burn




C Cafeteria has many sustainable initiatives in place; they were giving out insulated cups to encourage people to reuse!

MUSC Cafeteria handout: Sodexo practices Sustainability

olinda olive oilOlinda Brand Olives & oil Mount Pleasant company that makes olive oil from family farmed olives in CA
30% discount on a new stethoscope if you donate your old one!Odle Uniform Local Uniform and medical instrument provider for MUSC
 Sonoco Local recycler that buys all the MUSC shredded paper, paperboard and cardboard
 Staples Green Office Supplies
Register here to be matched with a carpoolTrident Ride Share On line carpool matching service
 MUSC OSHA Group that enforces Occupational Safety and Health for MUSC employees
jessan jewelryJessann Jewelry Another artist who creates beautiful items out of previously used items
green business challengeGreen Business Challenge City of Charleston promotion of sustainable parctices
chas movesCharleston Moves Advocacy group for safely commuting by walking or biking
 Keep Charleston Beautiful City of Charleston agency that promotes clean streets and parks
 Charleston Waterkeeper Advocacy group for swimmable and fishable waters in the lo-country

MUSC Trauma Center

 Advocates safe biking wearing a bike helmet and following the law
ewasteMUSC Sustainability and Recycling 

This was one of our best educational events: the focus was on recycling and prizes were awarded to all those who contributed an item that could be recycled and is not being recycled right now! from the vinyl tubing used by perfusion to the tiniest one: pulled staples! We will set up a collection process for each one of these items.

It's not too late so send your ideas to be evaluated:

Roti Rollsrotirolls
Hello My Name is BBQfood
Mike's Famous Boiled Peanutspeanuts

Tom's Kettle Corn

Happy Camper SnoBalls We missed you Rena! See you soon!

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