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Recycling Manual for New Jersey Schools

This manual will guide school personnel through a step-by-step process of setting up a recycling program in the school. It provides all the necessary tools for designing and implementing a viable and comprehensive program in private, public and parochial institutions.

  • The manual contains three sections that represent the three phases of setting up and operating a school-wide recycling program: team building and program design; implementation; and, maintenance and enhancement.

  • The manual highlights "hot tips" that are designed to make it easier to plan and implement such a program.

  • Appendices included in the manual provide worksheets, statistical information, and a list of resources.

  • Click HERE to open the manual. Right click on the link and select "save target as" to save it to your computer.

Target Audience(s)
School officials, teachers, school board members, PTAs

Recycle Logo Additional Information
Division of Solid and Hazardous Waste
NJDEP, PO Box 414
Trenton NJ 08625
Phone: 609-984-3438

The "Recycling Manual for New Jersey Schools" was written and published by the Association of New Jersey Recyclers. To find out more information about ANJR visit their web site: