Texas Tech University

Recycling Efforts Spotlighted in Two Events

Kristen Barton

November 10, 2016

Recycle Old Electronics Day is a partnership with the USDA, and a webinar is sponsored by Coca-Cola.

WHAT: University Student Housing and the United States Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service are sponsoring Recycle Old Electronics Day. People can bring telephones, stereos, records, gaming consoles, hard drives, keyboards, VCRs, cables, televisions, computers, laptops and other electronics.

WHEN: The old electronics day will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday (Nov. 12).

WHERE: People can drop off old electronics in the parking lot of the USDA building at 3810 4th St.


WHAT: Texas Tech University also will be featured in a RecycleMania webinar sponsored by Coca-Cola. Melanie Tatum, unit assistant director of Sustainability and Warehouse Operations, will be speaking in the webinar about how Texas Tech promotes RecycleMania to raise awareness with students.

WHEN: The webinar will take place from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Monday (Nov. 14).

WHERE: Click here to join to webinar.

CONTACT: Melanie Tatum, unit assistant director, Sustainability and Warehouse Operations, College, Texas Tech University, (806) 834-1570 or m.tatum@ttu.edu

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