Recycling Tours UNT and Denton Recycling Facilities Learn how to recycle right and prevent recycling contamination. Ever wonder what happens to your recycling after it goes into the blue bin?

RecycleMania Week 3 - Recycling Facility Tours

Event Date: 
Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Event Time: 
12:00 PM
Event End Time: 
01:00 PM
Event Location: 
1401 S Mayhill Rd, Denton, TX 76208
Event Sponsor: 
We Mean Green Fund

Tour the Pratt Recycling Center in Denton to discover what happens to your recycling after it goes into the blue bin! City of Denton Sustainability Education Coordinator Vanessa Ellison will lead the tour and enlighten guests about the Dos and Don’ts of recycling and inspire you to reduce your waste production habits. Participants can explore the Home Chemical Collection ReUse Store on-site and Denton residents may collect up to four ReUse items (including paints, household cleaners, lawn and garden chemicals, etc.) free of charge. Space is limited to 25 individuals so attendees must register online.

Attendees should make transportation plans to get to the recycling facility as there will not be provided transportation; carpooling is encouraged. UNT students, staff, and faculty are all welcome.

If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability to fully participate in this event, please contact UNT We Mean Green Fund staff at 940-369-8302 or Please make the request as soon as possible to allow sufficient time to arrange the reasonable accommodation. 


For more information about the eight-week long RecycleMania tournament and additional RecycleMania events and activities, please visit Follow @untWMGF on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for frequent RecycleMania updates.

Those who are interested in learning about recycling but cannot attend this tour may attend the on-campus UNT Recycling Facility Tours later in the week. Click the button below for more options. 

More Tour Options: Tour UNT's Recycling Facility!