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One of the most important principles of sustainability is to reduce waste.

Waste Minimization

UMass Lowell has well-developed Recycling & Waste Diversion programs in place. As these programs continue to evolve, they reduce solid waste and increase recycling efforts across all corners of campus.

The Office of Sustainability is committed to minimizing the amount of waste generated by the university.

To learn more about some of our initiatives in this area check out the following:

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