HomeSearch Sitemap Contact

Shortcuts Go
   Request Services Maps & Floor Plans In Development & Construction Sustainability About Us Parking and Transportation For Facilities Employees  
nav bullet off Cleaning
nav bullet off CRSP Program
nav bullet off Event Setup
nav bullet off Keys & Locks
nav bullet off Mailing & More
nav bullet off Non-Facilities Buildings
nav bullet off Pest Control
nav bullet on Recycling & Trash Removal
nav bullet off Repairs & Installations
nav bullet off Signage
nav bullet off Temperature Issues
nav bullet off Vehicle Maintenance
nav bullet off Txtdof Program

Facilities Leads Recycling Efforts

MIT’s environmental goals include increasing the rate of recycling in trash as well as larger items. With community support, the Institute’s recycling rate is 49%. MIT is working to increase that rate further because recycling saves money and reduces the environmental impact of waste.

Custodial Services handles daily removal of waste and recycled items in most buildings. Recycling and Solid Waste Management coordinates large trash and recycling removal from buildings. A recycling team routes materials to appropriate disposal areas.

Order Services

To order services from any of the Operations areas in Facilities, go to Service Requests in Atlas

Basic Services

  • Bulk trash and recycling pickup in offices
  • Provide large, common area recycling bins for Single Stream Recycling
  • Facilities no longer charges for the pick up of CPUs, monitors, printers or other electronics. Please fill out the form in Atlas to request a pick up. Pick up can take up to 5 to 7 days because of high demand for this service.

Order Bins for Events

If you are having an event and would like to order containers for food waste, recycling and trash, go to Service Requests in Atlas. Create a request and choose Event Setup from the list of services.

More info? Visit the Recycling web page.

 MIT Environment, Health & Safety
 Green Committee


Department Directory

Recycling and Materials Management

Ruth T. Davis

Jarrod Jones
Recycling and Solid Waste Management

Customer Service Center

Office Hours: Mon-Fri, 7 AM-4:30 PM
Key Distribution Hours: Mon-Fri, 8 AM-4 PM
Phone: 617-253-4948
Building: 7-019

making MIT work Massachusetts Institute of Technology