Office of Sustainability to Host Collection Day

Filed under Athletic & Health, Events on December 5, 2016.

Sustainable UF’s Collection Day Event is your one stop drop! Students, faculty and staff are invited to stop by the NW corner of the O’Connell Center parking lot (near the entrance at 2nd Avenue) on Wednesday, Dec. 7 any time between 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. to conveniently drop off any unwanted items, including:

  • GENTLY USED CLOTHING & HOUSEHOLD ITEMS – which will be donated to Haven Hospice.
  • NON-PERISHABLE FOOD ITEMS – which will be donated to the UF Field & Fork Pantry.
  • SCHOOL SUPPLIES – which will benefit the Alachua County Tools For Schools program.
  • NEW & GENTLY USED HOLIDAY TOYS – which will be donated to a local toy drive.
  • PERSONAL DAMAGED GOODS or HAZARDOUS & ELECTRONIC WASTE* – which will be taken to the Alachua County Hazardous Waste Collection Center for proper recycling or disposal. Examples of hazardous/electronic waste include things such as oil, automotive fluids, pesticides, paint, TVs, computers and peripherals, car batteries, household chemicals, flourescent light bulbs, etc.
  • UNIVERSITY ASSETS & IT EQUIPMENT – which will be processed by Asset Management. Approved survey paperwork is still required for any item with a decal, so please bring it with you! Anything without a decal (furniture and peripherals) may be dropped off without a form.