Reuse Program

UIC's new reusable container machine!

Ask for a reusable container when you order your meal at 605 Commons (SCE) or JST Café:

Don't throw it away, reuse today! Get your next meal in a reusable container and help reduce disposable to-go containers on campus.

BUY
Buy a reusable container at the register in 605 Commons (SCE) or JST Café.

FILL
Fill up your reusable container with your food to take out.

RETURN
Bring your used reusable container to the recycling machine (605 Commons) or the recycle bin (JST Café) follow directions for getting a token from the machine or from the cashier.

REPEAT
Next time you get food, give your token to the cashier in exchange for a new reusable container!

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