Container recycling (plastic, cans, glass and cartons)

Sustainability at Brock

Container recycling (plastic, cans, glass and cartons)

When possible, bring your own reusuable food and drink containers. If you need to discard a recyclable container, blue bins are available in public corridors, lunchrooms and dining halls. Custodial Services empties these containers on a set frequency, depending on room type.


  • aluminum cans
  • glass bottles and jars
  • tin cans
  • aluminum foil
  • plastic bottles
  • milk and juice cartons

Not acceptable

  • paint/aerosol containers
  • broken mirror or window glass
  • broken plates, cups and ceramics
  • test tubes
  • polystyrene
  • scrap metal
  • latex gloves
  • garbage bags or sandwich bags
  • plastic wrap


Container Recycling