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UT Recycling

Recycling drop-off works to 'make orange green'

Green is the new black.

As part of Chancellor Jimmy Cheek's quest to make UT a Top 25 university, the “Make Orange Green” campaign has been pushing efforts through Office of Sustainability and UT Recycling to encourage students to think greener.

The UT Recycling program is making strides this semester as they are opening a new recycling drop-off location on Stephenson Drive. Along with the new drop-off option, recycling bins have also been added to most of the dorms on campus.

Sarah Murray, outreach coordinator for UT Recycling, said she is very optimistic about the new drop off.

“We ...