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The results of the 2015 GameDay Recycling Challenge have been posted. MassLive reports that UMass Amherst received first and second place awards for their recycling efforts. UMass students collected recycling at three tailgating parties at McGuirk Alumni Stadium this fall. UMass recycled 18.693 pounds of materials. They placed first in the Mid-American Conference for greenhouse gas reduction and second in the conference for recycling per capita.

Boston College and Harvard University also participated in the 2015 GameDay Recycling Challenge. The complete results are available here.


RecyclingWorks in Massachusetts is a recycling assistance program for schools, businesses, and institutions. RecyclingWorks organizes regular recycling forums for the College & University sector. If you are interested in attending a C&U Recycling Forum, or need assistance with setting up a recycling program, call our hotline: (888) 254-5525 or email us at