Recycling & Upcycling

This video is about recycling in Oxford, Mississippi. Kevin Harris is a driver for the city of Oxford. Recycling can help our planet, and make it a better place. 
University of Mississippi
Ole Miss definitely has a recycling problem. There are hardly any recycling bins on campus and the ones that are there are typically just thrown in with the regular trash. 
Elon University
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During the 2011 football season, more than 435 tons of waste were collected after game days at the University of Mississippi. Through recycling efforts made by the school and students since then, more and more of game day waste is being recycled.... Read More
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