Why Should We Reduce?
Using a reusable mug when you get your hot drink is a small action that collectively has a big impact.
"If only 15 percent of US college students used reusable mugs instead of disposable cups every day, we would eliminate more than a billion cups a year." -The Earth Works Group
Every year the CU Environmental Center gives out over 500 reusable 'eco-mugs' to first year students in the dining halls as part of our campaign to end the disposable mentality on campus!
When you use your reusable mug on campus and in the community you will save money.
We need to CU reusing! You can reuse in two general ways:
REFERENCE THE FOLLOWING TIPS WHEN PURCHASING YOUR HOUSEHOLD ITEMS:
Happy Holidays from the CU Environmental Center! Here’s a checklist of simple things you can do to reduce waste while you eat, drink, and make merry this holiday season!