MSU offers a comprehensive recycling program in the residence halls. Materials collected include:

  • White paper
  • Mixed paper
  • Newspaper
  • Cardboard
  • Boxboard (new)
  • Household metal
  • All plastics #1 –#7

Recycling centers are generally found in building lobbies. For more information on what can be recycled, visit

Did You Know:

From July 2011 to May 2012, MSU recycled more than 6.5 million pounds of materials, including nearly 800,000 pounds of plastics!