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Recycle ManiaWhat is RecycleMania?

RecycleMania is the college and university recycling competition that’s sweeping the nation! During the 8-week competition, an average of 500 campuses compete in different contests to see which institution can collect the largest amount of recyclables per capita, the largest amount of total recyclables, the least amount of trash per capita and have the highest recycling rate.

What Can I Do To Help Compete?

During the RecycleMania competition, keep doing as you normally do by recycling as much as possible! Check back on our website to see how we’re doing - click here



National RecycleMania Competition 2014 Results

Category

Stark State College

Grand Champion

6th place!

Per Capita Classic

29 of 362

Gorilla

79 of 365

Waste Minimization

70 of 155

Paper 148 of 213

Bottles & Cans

140 of 208

Amongst more than 461 schools competing,

Stark State College finished 6th overall for Grand Champion!!!

According to the official results posted at (recyclemaniacs.org), Stark State's recycling rate was 68.342 percent.

Cumulative GHG Reductions:

  • 414 Metric Tons of CO2 Equivalent, or
  • 81 cars off the road, or
  • the energy consumption of 36 households

 

 



National RecycleMania Competition 2013 Results

Category

Stark State College

Grand Champion

16th place!
67.15%

Per Capita Classic

47th place
23.39 lbs/person

Gorilla

89th place
215,026 lbs

Waste Minimization

69th place
34.83 lbs/person

Bottles & Cans

100th place!
0.75 lbs/person

Amongst more than 500 schools competing,

16th overall for Grand Champion

Stark State's recycling rate was 67% with more than 23 cumulative lbs of recycled material per person.:

Cumulative GHG Reductions:

  • 521 Metric Tons of CO2 Equivalent, or
  • 102 cars off the road, or
  • the energy consumption of 45 households

 

 


 



National RecycleMania Competition 2012 Results

Category

Stark State College

Grand Champion

10th place!
68%

Per Capita Classic

27th place
32 lbs/person

Gorilla

65th place
259,654 lbs

Waste Minimization

114th place
47 lbs/person

Paper

3rd place!
24.79 lbs/person

Bottles & Cans

11th place!
7.22 lbs/person

Amongst more than 600 schools,

10th overall for Grand Champion

Cumulative GHG Reductions:

  • 205 Metric Tons of CO2 Equivalent, or
  • 109 cars off the road, or
  • the energy consumption of 54 households