West Chester University




Welcome! This website is an effort to raise awareness of sustainability efforts across campus as well as to help inform you of sustainability issues and how you can get involved.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle


Links to more information on reducing waste and recycling programs.

The Chester County Board of Commissioners and the Chester County Chamber of Business and Industry, with the support of the Chester County Solid Waste Authority, recognized the 2010 Green Business Award recipients at this year's Annual Dinner. West Chester University received an award for their distinguished recycling and waste reduction practices. Winners have consistently shown that their practices represent substantial cost savings as well as environmental benefits. Read the full story here.


WCU participates in Recyclemania. Look our efforts up under Participating Schools.


A great resource for further information pertaining to Reduce, Reuse, Recycle efforts can be found at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency website. Here are some WCU sites for recycling efforts: