Elon remains in first place in North Carolina in one category of RecycleMania 2007, a national contest designed to raise awareness about recycling at colleges and universities. Details...
Elon holds the top spot in the state in the targeted materials – aluminum, plastic and glass category, and is 29th overall out of 106 schools in the category. In the targeted materials – cardboard category, Elon ranks 42nd out of 100 schools.
This week, Elon moved up to #73 out of 174 schools in the Per Capita division. Elon is in 3rd place out of 5 North Carolina schools in the overall competition.
Elon collected a total of 12,380 pounds of recyclables during week 7 — the largest one-week total in the contest so far.