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  1. 120 original "Don't Waste It" bins provided for convocation, quad day, welcome week

    From: Jake Slager <>
    Sent: Monday, October 3, 2022 3:22 PM
    To: Moore, Meredith Kaye <>
    Cc: Hulse, Daphne Lauren <>
    Subject: RE: Illinois Sustainability Campaign Messaging


    Hey Meredith,


    Hope you had a great weekend too!


    I’m working on getting estimates for a bit sturdier bins, but with the attached graphics if you all could approve for sure or provide any other feedback.


    We did deliver 120 total (60 recycling, 60 trash) for convocation/quad day/welcome week, but I’m not sure who all received them and if any went to athletics. That’s part of what we need to finalize too, is how many you want replaced (or all 120), and then how to divvy them up between departments/areas of campus that need them too. My plan is to replace all that you need, and determine if we need more permanent bins anywhere such as with Athletics particularly.


    I was hoping to give Daphne a call this week quick to align on calendars for just the smaller group to meet. I know we said could keep the weekly at 330CST on Wednesdays, but I’d like to move it up if at all possible, so let me know if your all schedules could accommodate that or not please or we can chat on that quick too.


    Agenda this week can be this topic, as well as the YAH agency discovery questions/answers, and perhaps discuss the Circular Solutions audit that I’m trying to get as many details as possible for you all on too by Wednesday. Let me know anything else you want to review as ewll.


    Talk soon, thanks!







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    From: Moore, Meredith Kaye <>
    Sent: Monday, October 3, 2022 12:14 PM
    To: Jake Slager <>
    Cc: Hulse, Daphne Lauren <>
    Subject: RE: Illinois Sustainability Campaign Messaging


    Hi Jake,


    Hope you had a great weekend. Quick question – I seem to remember that Athletics received their own shipment of the recycling/trash sets. On campus, we received 60 (30 for housing, 30 for F&S) and are wondering how many DIA received.


    We can talk about this on Wednesday, but could you give us an idea of how the “rebranding” process will work? Will all of the bins be replaced, or just a portion, with the new “Don’t Waste” messaging?




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