2015 Results

Overview by the Numbers

Colleges & Universities: 394
Students & Staff: 5.8 million
Total Recycling & Composting:80.1 million
Greenhouse Gas Reductions: 129, 411 (MTCO2E)

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National Winners

  • Grand Champion: Antioch University Seattle (96% diversion)
  • Per Capita Classic: Loyola Marymount University (73.9 lbs per capita) 
  • Waste Minimization: North Lake College (3.3 lbs per capita)
  • Gorrilla Prize: Ruters University (2, 229, 611 lbs)
  • Bottles & Cans: Loyola Marymount University (13 lbs per capita)
  • Cardboard: Loyola Marymount University (28 lbs per capita)
  • Paper: Loyola Marymount University (32 lbs per capita)
  • Food Service Organics: Colorado College (29 lbs per capita)

Special Categories

Electronics: Southwestern College (16, 599 lbs)

Film Plastic: Stanford University (2, 340 lbs)

Game Day: Basketball

  • Diversion Rate: University of California, Berkeley (95%)
  • Per Capita Recycling: Catholic University of America (0.69 lbs per capita)
  • Waste Generation: Eastern Kentucky University (0.03 lbs per capita)
  • Food  Organics: University of Nevada Las Vegas (0.26 lbs per capita)

"Waste Less - Promote More" Case Study Competition (view 2015 case studies)

  • Raritan Valley Community College
  • Central New Mexico Community College

Read the recap of RecycleMania 2015 for further detail.