WSU Tri-Cities

Recycling

Go Green

Quick Reference Guide

Item Action Location(s)
Aluminum cans Recycle City of Richland
(multiple locations)
Batteries, “household”, non-rechargeable Reduce use by substituting NiMH rechargeable batteries City of Richland
(multiple locations)
Batteries, rechargeable NiCd (tape terminals w/ duct or elec. tape, or pack in plastic bag) or NiMH Reduce use by substituting NiMH rechargeable batteries; Recycle; hazardous waste Recycle Copy Center; City of Richland (multiple locations); or Radio Shack (1767 Geo. Washington Way, tel. 946-5191)
Cardboard Recycle City of Richland (multiple locations)
Cell phones Reuse through donation (see next box); or Recycle as hazardous waste Donate to: Domestic Violence Services of Benton and Franklin Counties (P.O. Box 668, Richland WA 99352, tel. 582-9841); or drop in the Recycling bin, West Building atrium
Electrical and electronic equipment (incl. computers, monitors, TVs, etc.) Reuse or Recycle via Pullman (campus equipment only) Computer Center, x27334
City of Richland
Glass bottles & jars Recycle Recycling bins, City of Richland (multiple locations)
Packaging material
(e.g. air bags, “peanuts”, etc.)
Reuse Copy Center
Paper, corrugated Recycle Recycling bins, City of Richland (multiple locations)
Paper, newspapers Recycle Recycling bins
Paper, office Reduce usage by doing 2-sided printing & copying; Recycle Recycling bins various locations
Paper, phone books Recycle Recycling bins
Plastic containers, incl. pop bottles (#1, #2) Recycle Recycling bins, City of Richland (multiple locations)
Toner cartridges (laser printers) Recycle Computer Center or departmental support staff via vendor mail-in programs; hazardous waste

For more information, contact Lori Selby at 509-372-7208 or lselby@tricity.wsu.edu

Contact us: rex.riggs@tricity.wsu.edu (509) 372-7213, 2710 Crimson Way, Washington State University Tri-Cities, Richland, WA, 99354-1671 USA