Laboratory Polystyrene Recycling

SU¬†recycles polystyrene (Styrofoam) cold-shipping boxes used in laboratories. The containers are taken to a local company, Thermal Foams in Cicero, for recycling, thus preventing them from being discarded via the county’s waste-to-energy plant.¬†For specifics on pick-up times, locations, etc. download the lab polystyrene recycling procedures (to the right). Questions? Contact sustain@syr.edu.