Containers (plastic, cans, glass and cartons)

When possible, bring your own reusable 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