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America Recycles Day: Recycling Center Keeps Tons of Trash Out of Landfill

Lacey Nobles

November 13, 2015

Texas Tech University Student Housing Recycling Center makes recycling easy for students and surrounding community.


America Recycles Day (Nov. 15) is marked by recycling events throughout the nation to encourage more people to recycle and buy recycled products.

Texas Tech's University Student Housing Recycling Center is dedicated to recycling trash from campus and throughout the Lubbock community every day. Annually, the center recycles more than 300 tons of trash that would otherwise end up in local landfills.

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