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How to Use the Trash Compactor


Video tutorials provided by WKU Facilities Management

 

Bates, Gilbert, Keen, McCormack, Minton, Poland, Northeast, Southwest Halls

How to Use the Trash Compactor | Bates, Gilbert, Keen, McCormack, Minton, Poland, NE, & SW Video Preview

  1. Open the door and place trash inside the compactor

  2. Close the door 3. Push the green button

Pearce Ford Tower

How to Use the PFT Trash Compactor Video Preview

  1. Open the door and place trash in compactor.

  2. Close the door. The compactor will automatically turn on every second time the door is open and closed. 

 

Hilltopper & Rodes Harlin Halls

How to Use the Hilltopper & Rodes Harlin Hall Trash Compactor Video Preview

If the door is locked:

  1. Push the green button. The compactor will turn on.

  2. After compacting ends, pull latch & open the door.

  3. Place trash inside and close the door. Push latch closed. Compactor automatically runs.

If the door is unlocked:

  1. Place trash in the compactor (do not leave on the ledge)

  2. Close door and latch.

Alumni Square Garage (Apartments)

How to Use the Alumni Square Garage Trash Compactor Video Preview

  1. Open the door and place trash in the compactor.

  2. Close the door.

  3. Push the green button.

 


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 Last Modified 10/7/20