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RecycleMania: Shred Your Documents Feb. 26

February 24th, 2014 · Comments Off · Sustainability

[The following was provided by UMKC Sustainability] Shred your documents from 2-4 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 26 at 25th and Campbell. For more information, contact Kaye Johnston at johnstonrk@umkc.edu.

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Shred Your Documents Feb. 12

February 10th, 2014 · Comments Off · Announcement, Sustainability, Uncategorized

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UMKC Aims to Repeat as National Collegiate Recycling Champion

February 3rd, 2014 · Comments Off · Sustainability

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications] The University of Missouri-Kansas City is gearing up to defend its title as the RecycleMania Grand Champion. The annual eight-week collegiate recycling competition determines which institution can reduce, reuse and recycle the most on-campus waste. Last year, that institution was UMKC. This year, […]

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Participate in the Voluntary Energy Management Campaign Today

December 2nd, 2013 · Comments Off · Sustainability, Uncategorized

[The following was provided by the Office of Sustainability.] In 2012, the Sustainability Team launched an interactive web pledge to encourage students, faculty and staff to reduce their energy usage.  

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Sustainable Office Shopping in the University of Missouri System

November 25th, 2013 · Comments Off · Sustainability, University System

[The following was provided by the Sustainability Coordinator.] The University of Missouri-Kansas City in collaboration with sustainability leadership from all four campuses and UM Purchasing have put together a brochure to help individuals use the tool Show-Me Shop to make green purchases. The Sustainable Office Shopping in the UM System brochure highlights best practices, identifying […]

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UMKC is Drop-Off Site for Recycling Old Holiday Lights

November 25th, 2013 · Comments Off · Community Connections, Sustainability

[The following was submitted by Procurement Services.] UMKC is collaborating with Southeast Enterprises to recycle old, non-working holiday lights. UMKC will have two collection points on campus, and the drive will run through Jan. 26.

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We’re No. 1!

April 15th, 2013 · Comments Off · Announcement, Libraries, Students, Support services, Sustainability

[The following was submitted by the Office of Public Relations] When it comes to sustainability, the University of Missouri-Kansas City is No. 1. Literally.

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Shred it and Forget it

March 25th, 2013 · Comments Off · Sustainability

[The following was provided by the Offices of Sustainability and Procurement] Cintas Document Management presents: The UMKC RecycleMania Shredding event. Faculty, staff and students are invited to shred their documents Wednesday, March 27, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the 4825 Troost parking lot.

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UMKC Makes Gains in RecycleMania Competition

March 11th, 2013 · Comments Off · Sustainability, Uncategorized

[The following was provided by UMKC Sustainability] UMKC is in week four of this year’s RecycleMania competition.

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UMKC Sustainability’s RecycleMania is Underway

February 12th, 2013 · Comments Off · Affiliated groups, Community Connections, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Staff, Students, Sustainability

[The following was provided by UMKC Sustainability.] The UMKC Sustainability team announces the return of RecycleMania. This nationwide competition is held each spring and challenges schools to recycle more than their competitors. RecycleMania began on Feb. 3 and ends March 30.

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