Ten thousand students create a lot of garbage! An estimated 16 million pounds each year, that's the equivalent of 35 Statue of Liberties or 200 fully loaded semi-trucks!
George Washington University rolled out the beginnings of its Zero Waste Plan earlier this year -- how is it effecting students? Is their plan working? What you can do to get involved?
Megan Varner is a senior at The George Washington University majoring in Journalism and Mass Communication with a minor in Health and Wellness.