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GameDay Recycling Challenge


Game Day Recycling is ON for 2021!

For the 5th year, WKU is participating in the Game Day Recycling Challenge! WKU is competing against other Conference USA schools for the recycling gold. Recycle paper, plastic, aluminum, cardboard and glass to help WKU be #1!

 

WKU makes the top 10 in 2019!

In the 2019 season of the Game Day Recycling Challenge, WKU met the 2017 goal of placing in the top 10! WKU placed 10th in Diversion category and 18th in Recycling category. In diversion, WKU placed higher than 16 other schools (including UK)! Check out the full results here.

 

  Sigma Nu Recycling  Phi Delt Recycling   Fraternities Recycling during Tailgating Recycling Challenge

 

Each Football season, WKU is participates in the GameDay Recycling Challenge - a friendly-but-fierce national recycling competition against other colleges & universities.   

 

In the 2019 football season,  we collected over 11,900 lbs. of plastic bottles, aluminum cans, paper products, glass and cardboard from the stadium and tailgate area. Way to go, Hilltoppers!

 

In addition to collecting recyclables throughout the game in the stadium, WKU Fraternities compete against one another in their own recycling competition on game days. Each fraternity is given a custom recycling bin to collect their materials. In 2019, WKU Greeks recycled 343.7 pounds combined!

 

Greek Recycling Challenge Winners

2017 - Sigma Nu

2018 - Sigma Alpha Epsilon

2019 - Sigma Alpha Epsilon 

2020 - No Competion 

2021 - Still to Come!

 Lets make the 2021 season even better!

 

Want to Recycle on Game Day? Use the guide below to find out how: 

GameDay Recycling

 


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 Last Modified 10/13/21