GameDay Recycling Challenge

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GameDay Recycling Challenge

The GameDay Recycling Challenge is a friendly competition for colleges and universities to promote waste reduction at their football games. During the challenge, colleges and universities implement waste reduction programs during home football games. Schools track and report waste reductions and disposal data that is used to rank the schools. The competition is run by a partnership of the College and University Recycling Coalition (CURC), RecycleMania, Keep America Beautiful and EPA’s WasteWise program.

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University of Akron, Clemson University Football Fans Champions of 2017 GameDay Recycling Challenge
WASHINGTON, January 3, 2018 /3BL Media/ - While Clemson University came within a victory of making it to the College Football Playoff National Championship, it can claim, along with the University of Akron, the co-championship of the 2017 GameDay Recycling Challenge (GDRC), the national collegiate football recycling competition.  The GameDay Recycling Challenge is produced through a...
Jan 3, 2018 1:00 PM ET
LSU Football Fans Champions of 2016 GameDay Recycling Challenge
WASHINGTON, D.C., January 19, 2017 /3BL Media/ – While Clemson University recently defeated the University of Alabama in the College Football Playoff National Championship, football fans at Louisiana State University could also claim a championship of their own having been crowned the overall winners of the 2016 GameDay Recycling Challenge (GDRC), the national collegiate football recycling...
Jan 19, 2017 12:30 PM ET
Collegiate GameDay Recycling Challenge Reaches Midway Point
It’s halftime for the 2016 GameDay Recycling Challenge! The GameDay Recycling Challenge (GDRC) is a friendly competition that encourages sustainability in collegiate athletics by promoting waste reduction and recycling practices in football stadiums and at tailgating areas. Many of the GDRC events coincide with...
Nov 4, 2016 10:45 AM ET
The Results Are In: 2015 GameDay Recycling Challenge Winners
WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 7, 2016 /3BL Media/ – The GameDay Recycling Challenge (GDRC), which engages hundreds of thousands of collegiate football fans in a waste reduction and recycling competition every fall, today announced its 2015 national winners: Ohio University and Louisiana State University. The competition pitted 99 colleges and universities against each other in a fun and...
Jan 7, 2016 1:00 PM ET
Colleges and Universities Compete to Reduce Game-Day Stadium Waste
WASHINGTON, Oct. 5, 2015 /3BL Media/ – From now until the end of November, college football is scoring big by tackling stadium and tailgating waste through the national GameDay Recycling Challenge, where teams and their fans compete to see who can reduce and recycle the most GameDay items, such as glass bottles and food packaging waste...
Oct 5, 2015 3:15 PM ET