Sustainable Check Outs

 

Dontation Stations 

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In an effort to protect our planet and support your checkout, the Residence Sustainability Committee is excited to offer the opportunity for you to DONATE any of the following items, that you are not interested in keeping. 

Clothing and Non-perishable Foods and can be donated as indicated below: 

  Where to donate  Dates Time 
  OPH Lobby during  April 8th 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM 
   OPH Lobby during  April 13th  4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  OPH Lobby during  April 21st  11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  OPH Lobby during  April 26th  1:00 PM - 3:00 PM 
   OPH Lobby during  April 26th  9:30 AM - Noon

Clothing Donations 

You can dontate used or new clothing that you are not able to pack or not longer need/want. Accepted items include: 

  • Sweaters
  • Pants
  • Coats
  • T-Shirts 

Undergrament dontations will not be accepted. 

Food Donations Cram the Cruiser Poster

If you have any Unopened, Non-Perishable Foods, you can donate them to Campus Safety for their Cram the Cruiser event. All proceeds will be donated to the Mississuaga Food Bank. More information to come in the following week. 

Accepted Items include:

  • Pasta
  • Canned Soup
  • Juice boxes 
  • Cooking oil 
  • Rice 
  • Nut Butters
  • Canned Vegtables/ Fruit
  • Canned Tuna
  • Gronla Bars

 

If you have other items you would like to donate but are not listed, we encourage you to consider donating to a local organization. The following list of of local dontation organizations: 

Non-Affiliation Disclaimer: Student Housing & Residence Life is not affiliated with, nor do we endorse the above listing services. Links are provided for information purposes only.

Remember the Three R's 

BreakReducing, Reusing and Recycling are the easiest ways to have a more sustainable checkout. The following infogrpahic explains how you can use these R's during as you prepare to move-out. 

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What is Garabage vs Recycling? 

Use recycling to dispose of appropriate material!

  • Unsure of what can be recycled? Check here! 

  • When recycling boxes always remember to flatten the box before placing it in the recycling bin.

Items such as food products, coffee cups, straws, and dryer sheets can not be recycled and must be thrown out in the garbage bins.

  • Want to check what you should be putting in the trash, Check here! 

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