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Sustainability & Recycling - Waste Management

Recycling

Compost

Reduce

Reuse

Trash/landfill

Hazardous Waste

Proper waste management is essential to building sustainable and healthy communities.This involves learning how to responsibly and efficiently handle our resources from cradle to grave. Always use "Reduce, Reuse, Recycle" as a hierarchy for waste management.

RECYCLING

Recycling is the reprocessing of materials into new products. It prevents the waste of potentially useful materials,reduces the consumption of raw materials, reduces energy usage, and saves money on waste disposal. See links below for information on recycling at MUSC. 

Please refer to the 'Recycling Guide" and other information below and call the Helpdesk at                    (843) 792 - 4119 for service

Recycling Guide

Bin Selection

Shredding Service

Collection Schedule

Lab Recycling

Toner instructions & drop-off

E Waste 

Batteries

 

 

 

COMPOST

Visit the Compost webpage for information on composting and the Vermicompost Project (The Worm building). 

 

REDUCE

REUSE

  • ROSE room: Reusable Office Supply Exchange 
  • RLSE room: Reusable Lab Supply Exchange
  • Re-use Discounts: Bring your favorite cup, bottle, or thermos to work and use it instead of disposable cups. Pay just $.79 for any drink, soda or coffee
  • Surplus, University: find used office furniture and equipment
  • Surplus, Medical Center: find used office furniture and office/medical equipment
  • Moving Tips: information that is handy when you are moving your lab or office

TRASH / LANDFILL

HAZARDOUS WASTE

 

OTHER RESOURCES

 

 

 

 
 
 
 

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