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Posted on 10/27/2009 in | Permalink

What is the recycling process at Weill Cornell Medical College?

 If you are working in a college building, then it is expected that you separate paper and cardboard from all other trash.  There are no special recycle bins, you can order any blue bin from the office supply vendors in the SAP sci-quest system. Medical College office areas are not recycling glass, metal or plastic at this time. 

If you are working in NewYork Presbyterian space some areas have already converted to a single multi-type recycle bin.  NYPH staff are visiting areas to get the number of bins required on a building by building basis.  At this time the Infonet has a "how-to-use" guide for the new bins, but keep checking the NYP Green site for further information.

If you are a student in Weill Cornell Medical College housing, then you are required to separate metal, glass, plastic as well as carboard and paper.  Information is available in the residence buildings.

Posted on 10/26/2009 in recycling | Permalink

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Kristen Adams, Department of Anesthesiology

Dorysel Mora, Department of Neurology


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Did You Know

  • Aluminum cans can be recycled and back on the store shelves in as few as 60 days.

Upcoming Events

  • Unpower Hour 2017: Calling All Green Leaders
  • Update: Green Kits are ready for pickup! if you're a Green leader, check your email for more instructions. If you haven't signed up yet, there is still time; read on for more details.
    As is our yearly tradition, we are gearing up to kick off Weill Cornell Medicine's year-long energy savings plan, and need your help to make it happen.
    Join us as a Green Leader and enroll coworkers in your area for both Earth Hour 2017 on Saturday, March 25 and the WCM Unpower Hour 2017 on Thursday, March 30
    Earth Hour is an initiative by WWF to create awareness about climate change and the power of individuals to create a tangible positive impact on the planet. Every year, millions of people around the world take part in this annual symbolic lights out event on a Saturday night, from 8:30 to 9:30 PM local time. Weill Cornell Medicine is joining this event for the ninth year in a row and will be doing a work-day version of Earth Hour on Thursday, March 30 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM . 
    As a Green Leader, you can help us by signing up colleagues in your area before the events. We'll give you free gifts to hand out and a green shopping bag full of eco-friendly goodies.
    Over 1,000 faculty, students, and staff participated last year- Let's break the record again!