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Recycling at CCU

Recycling is the foundation of sustainability at Coastal Carolina University. Sustain Coastal provides many opportunities to recycle throughout campus, in the residence halls, and during on-campus events. Our recycling efforts continue to grow with our campus; we work hard every day to divert materials from the landfill and reduce our environmental impact on campus and in our local community. 

Recycling Requests

Contact or (843) 349-6954 for all your recycling and waste reduction needs at Coastal Carolina University.

Special Events

For special requests for recycling, such as on-campus events, staff and faculty clean-outs, please complete a Facilities Work Request.


Recycling FAQs


WHAT can I recycle at CCU?
HOW do I get a recycling bin?
WHERE can I recycle in academic and administrative buildings?
WHERE can I recycle on main campus and in University Place?


Recycling Amounts (total tonnage for all commodities, including C&D debris):

  • 2010-2011: 195 tons
  • 2011-2012: 492 tons
  • 2012-2013: 1,309 tons
  • 2013-2014: 540 tons
  • 2014-2015: 2,086 tons
  • 2015-2016: 1,281 tons
  • 2016-2017: 472 tons
  • 2017-2018: 544 tons
  • 2018-2019: 571 tons
  • 2019-2020: 310 tons           



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