UWRF has an active recycling program.

Recycled items include:

  • Paper
  • Cardboard
  • Aluminum
  • Steel
  • Glass
  • Plastic
  • Lead acid batteries
  • Tires
  • Oil and oil filters 
  • Used computer components
  • Ink jet cartridges
  • Food grease is converted to biodiesel
  • Light bulbs and fluorescent tubes
  • Yard clippings are brought to the University Farm for composting
  • Wood materials are brought to the City of River Falls for chipping