2011

2011

Number of Colleges:  630
Number of Students & Staff: 7.5 million
Total Recycling & Composting:  91 million pounds
Greenhouse Gas Reductions: 127,553(MTCO2E)

Notes:

  • 2011 was the first year RecycleMania switched from 10 week to 8 weeks in length.

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National Winners

  • Grand Champion: California State University-San Marcos (79.69 %) – San Marcos, CA
  • Per Capita Classic:  Union College (55.69lbs.) – Schenectady, NY
  • Waste Minimization: North Lake College (3.07 lbs.) – Irving, TX
  • Gorilla Prize: Rutgers University (3,057,867 lbs.) – Piscataway, NJ
  • Paper: Stetson University (25.03 lbs.) – DeLand, FL
  • Cardboard: Union College (25.07 lbs.) – Schenectady, NY
  • Bottles and Cans: Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering (13.14 lbs.) – Needham, MA 
  • Food Service Organics: Brandeis University (39.01 lbs.) – Waltham, MA