Sustainability Committee

MCLA is Going Green! What can you do?

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Recycle electronics responsibly

Participate in MCLA electronics recycling, electronic waste is collected for recycling at the end-of-semester at RPS Donation Stations or bring your old technology to Goodwill, or another collection point.

Used battery collection sites:

Freel Library, the Info Desk in the Marketplace, the RPS office, and the RASM desks in Hoosac Hall and Berkshire Towers


MCLA's Sustainability Committee:

Elena Traister Professor of Environmental Studies
Joe Santucci Energy Manager
Bob Fortini Assistant Director of Facilities
Gina Puc Dean of Enrollment Management and Community Relations
Kayla Hollins Director of Admissions
Ely Janis Dean of Academic Affairs
Alishia Alther Library Acquisitions & Technical Services Assistant
Kebra Ward Assistant Professor of Physics
Viktoria Bates Academic Affairs Administrative Assistant
Ed Rutledge Center for EcoTechnology Outreach and Education Specialist
Dianne Manning Director of Residential Programs and Services
Amanda Bortman Student Intern
Jennifer Dix Budget Manager
Abbey Massaro Environmental Specialist, Recyclingworks
Scott Tolmach Director of MCLA Dining Services
Renee Royal  MCLA Dining Services Production Manager
Tom DeGray Building Maintenance Supervisor
Tom Byrne Professor of Psychology

MCLA Waste Tracking

Learn more about MCLA's sustainability performance using Second Nature.

Questions about what's recyclable?

Check out Recycle Smart's Recyclopedia!

Green Living Seminars

View our program

Suggestions for Sustainability

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