What You Can Do

What USC is doing

  • Providing more access to compost and recycling waste streams. USC has installed 98 new exterior multi-stream waste bins across HSC, UPC, and USC Village.
  • USC Hospitality has transitioned their dining operations away from single-use plastics to sustainable alternatives.
  • USC’s ban on single-use plastic beverage bottles has kept over a million bottles out of landfills.

Celebrating one million plastic bottles removed from campus

Zero Waste Auditors take on plastic bottles

Tommy Trojan makes plastic water bottles disappear

@uscedu Plastic bottles?! 🙅🙅🙅 USC will eliminate single-use plastic bottles on all campuses and at sporting events by 7/1!👏 #USCEarthWeek #USC #TommyTrojan #FightOn ♬ Ah ah ah – kriptozavr