Cardboard Boxes

Cardboard boxes must be flattened and free of contaminants before being recycled. Small amounts of tape are permitted.

To recycle 6 or fewer boxes, do the following:

  • Flatten the boxes and place them next to your bagit station for collection by Custodial Services.

To recycle 7 or more boxes, do one of the following:

  • -Flatten the boxes and place them in your building’s “cardboard only” dumpster at the loading dock.
  • -Request a pick up by emailing recycle@uw.edu. Note: there is a charge for this service.

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