Loyola University Chicago

School of Environmental Sustainability

Waste Week

WasteWeek 2020

 

February 10, 2020, through February 15, 2020

Events/Programs

February 10, 2020 - February 14, 2020: Clean Plate Challenge

Various • Loyola Dining Halls

This program brings to light the issue of food waste by Loyola students and promotes our commercial composting program. To volunteer email Cami Provencher at cprovencher@luc.edu.

February 10, 2020 - February 14, 2020: Waste Week Tabling

Various Times • Damen Student Center

Learn about what you can do to reduce your waste on campus. Learn about the composting program, Cycle and Recycle Center, and recycling “do’s and don’ts”!

February 11, 2020: Compost Bucket Training

5:30 PM • School of Environmental Sustainability 110

Want to learn how to compost in your apartment or dorm room? This is an information session and training on how you can participate in Loyola’s Compost Bucket Program! You could start composting right away! Event is open to everyone!

February 12, 2020: Toward a Greener Supply Chain 

1:00 PM • LUC Supply Chain and Value Chain Center Webinar

As one of the nation’s largest importers, the Home Depot teamed up with the International Council on Clean Transportation to conduct a study of its supply chain to better understand the impacts of freight efficiency strategies. This webinar is brought to you by Loyola University Chicago and US EPA SmartWay. Register here

February 12, 2020: Compost Bucket Training

5:30 PM • Damen Student Center 214

Want to learn how to compost in your apartment or dorm room? This is an information session and training on how you can participate in Loyola’s Compost Bucket Program! You could start composting right away! Event is open to everyone!

February, 13 2020: Living Off Campus and Living Sustainably Event

5:00 PM • Damen Den

Join us this evening as we welcome Michelle Thoma, President of the Chicago Recycling Coalition. She will be leading a discussion about waste management in Chicago.

February, 15 2020: Zero Waste Men's Basketball vs. Northern Iowa

7:00 PM • Gentile Arena

Cheer on the Loyola Men’s Basketball team as they face the University of Northern Iowa and participate in Loyola’s zero-waste athletics program!

February, 18 2020: Health Science Campus "Lets Talk About Waste"

3:00 PM • Stritch School of Medicine 434

Join the Health Science Campus Sustainability Committee for a conversation about how waste is handled on campus and where it goes when it leaves. Event is open to everyone!