General Waste and Recycling

Recycling bins

The University of Strathclyde is committed to minimizing waste and recycling as many materials as possible produced by our activities.

General Recycling Infrastructure

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Recycling Stations 

They are located centrally in all buildings, the number of containers and material streams varies by location. Find out more:


All waste e.g. food waste, paper, plastic bottles, cans, glass, and general non-recyclables is to be segregated by students and staff at centralised recycling stations provided throughout the buildings.  

Desktop Trays

These are available on request for recycling paper in all offices. Please contact: Andrew Baillie, Cleaning services manager: , Tel: 0141 548 4975



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