The Daily Illini

Campus waste should be reduced

By Da Yeon Eom, Columnist

August 9, 2016


Filed under Columns, Opinions

When walking out of the apartments along Healey Street in Champaign, I always see garbage cans so jam-packed that the covers can’t even close. Not only are the bulging trash bins problematic, but the contents are worrisome as well. Liquids that should have been drained from the bottles are leaki...

City of Champaign to host reuse, recycle event

By Chris Reinhart

August 2, 2015


Filed under News

The city of Champaign will hold a recycling event on Aug. 7 and 8 at 512 S. Third St. across from Scott Park for people moving in and out of their apartments.Donations will go to places like the Salvation Army, Habitat for Humanity and the Eastern Illinois Foodbank.They will be accepting...

New campus recycling bins aim to bring waste awareness

New campus recycling bins aim to bring waste awareness

By Emily Scott

April 30, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

In an effort to make campus more eco-friendly and closer to a zero-waste initiative, 20 new recycling bins with standardized signage were installed on the Quad this month, making 30 total recycling/landfill stations. The project was completed by the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (ISTC). Accor...