A re-examination of the recycling practices at The Bombshelter

TitleA re-examination of the recycling practices at The Bombshelter
Publication TypeMiscellaneous
Year of Publication2003
AuthorsBright, B., A. Clarke, N. Chamula, A. Polkington, and T. Wong
KeywordsBombshelter, recycling, recycling practices, University of Waterloo

The purpose of this project is to assess the current recycling practices in place at the on-campus bar, the Bombshelter, and to analyze the effectiveness and “staying power” of recycling recommendations and awareness in a campus location. Two previous WATgreen projects have been completed regarding waste and recycling at UW’s Bombshelter Pub: Greening the Bombshelter, completed in 1994 and Greening the Bomber: An assessment of a Feds Business, completed in 2002. Both studies made recommendations on how the Bombshelter could “green” its recycling (and indeed other) practices. Our study will evaluate whether these recommendations were implemented and whether any past implemented practices have been maintained… For full text, please e-mail sustainability@uwaterloo.ca