May 29, 2023

RecycleMania Update

recyclemania 2013The results of the second week of RecycleMania show UMW ranked first in Virginia and 21st of 400 in the overall Per Capita Classic division, with 7.935 pounds of recycling per person.

This is equal to:

  • 60 Metric Tons of CO2 Equivalent, or
  • 12 cars off the road, or
  • the energy consumption of five households

See all of the results at http://recyclemaniacs.org/scoreboard/current-results/competition-division.

For information about RecycleMania, contact Joni Wilson at jwilson@umw.edu.

About Brynn Boyer

Brynn Boyer is assistant director of media and public relations and a 2010 graduate of UMW.