This guide outlines SUNY Cortland's recycling program. It is designed to provide straightforward information about how you can recycle successfully on our campus.

What Can I Recycle?


  • All office paper
  • Pizza/Cereal Boxes
  • Corrugated Cardboard


  • Glass
  • Cans
  • Plastics

Deposit Bottles/Cans

Bins are located in each building. If a bin is not provided, place bottles or cans with co-mingles.

Printer Cartridges

  • Students drop off at your residence hall office
  • Staff return cartridges to custodians 


Recycling Committee

The SUNY Cortland Campus Recycling Committee provides leadership to SUNY Cortland in successfully meeting and/or exceeding recycling mandates, by providing direction on their implementation, and through the education of students, faculty, and staff on waste management issues.

Committee Members

Dianne Bays, Physical Plant, Custodial - Academic Buildings
Alex Evangelista, Physical Plant, Custodial - Residential Halls
Jennifer Kozlowski, ASC
Sarah Gingrich, Residential Services
Melinda Ferguson, Physical Plant
Rhonda Jacobs, Center for Environmental and Outdoor Education
Kris McGettrick, Central Warehouse/Mail Services
Linette Mowers, Physical Plant, General Services
Don Moody, Physical Plant, Grounds
Tim Slack, Chair, Physical Plant
Chris Tucker, Property Control
Amy Twiss, Environmental Health and Safety

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Contact Us

Dr. Beth Shiner Klein
Professor/Sustainability Coordinator
SUNY Cortland
P.O. Box 2000
Cortland, NY 13045
Phone: 607-753-5682