Recycling & Waste Management

The Facilities Management Recycling Program supports the university wide target of Zero Waste by providing recycling services on the campus grounds and in state buildings. Find out more information about the Zero Waste goal and progress.

Information about what goes in the bins can be found on the UCLA Recycling PageDownloadable resources such as waste sorting guides and signage are also available.

Find answers to Frequently Asked Questions such as what to do with household electronics?

Check out this Daily Bruin article or watch this virtual MRF Tour.

For help with managing hazardous waste, please visit: UCLA EH&S Hazardous Waste.

To request recycling services, such as electronic waste pick-ups or battery recycling, please visit this form: Recycling Request.

Send printer ink jets/toners/cartridges and CDs/DVDs in for recycling using Campus Mail Code 152608.  Items must be placed in a sealed and labeled box either “Printer Ink for Recycling” or “CDs/DVDs for Recycling”. For additional information on specialty recycling, please visit: Specialty Recycling.

You are also encouraged to practice recycling at home. Check with your local municipality for the various recycling programs, including specialty handling such as household hazardous waste disposal. For all County of Los Angeles residents, visit the S.A.F.E. Center for more information.