Waste and recycling

As a university we are very passionate about reducing, reusing and recycling our waste. This webpage outlines the University of Kent waste and recycling system and provides information on the facilties, procedures and performance targets. A new recycling target has been made for the academic year 2017-2018 of 68.5%.

The Waste and Recycling Service Level Statement provides a comprehensive overview of the services offered.

Read the user guide for the new Estates recycling hub.

A-Z of Recycling

Common Wastes

Waste Management


How Should I Recycle?


Contact Us

The Estates Department- © University of Kent

The University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NN, T: +44 (0)1227 764000

Last Updated: 12/12/2017