UCSB Dining Services

We contribute to Dining’s compost program by taking a portion of pre-consumer plant-based food scraps from Carrillo, De La Guerra, and Ortega Dining Commons.

Associated Students Recycling

DPW was once a small group within AS Recycling – that is until we got our very own lock-in fee in 2014!

Edible Campus Program

Worm Wranglers are the core team caring for the citrus trees in Storke Plaza, the vertical gardens behind the Recreation Center, and will be tending the campus farm.

UCSB Sustainability

DPW manages on-site composting at UCSB in order to continue to remove fossil fuels from the compost process and divert organic waste from the landfill.

Food Access @ UCSB

UCSB’s central resource hub for students facing food insecurity, or looking to get involved in the food justice movement.

Zero Waste Committee

Associated Student’s ZWC holds weekly meetings for those looking to get involved in green projects on campus.

Associated Students Food Bank

Open weekly, offering food to eligible students at no additional cost. Drop by to see if you qualify – and you probably do!

Santa Barbara County Resource Recovery & Waste Management 

We partner on workshops with the county. Check here for local waste events, drop-offs, and more information!

Isla Vista Compost Collective

       Provides Compost PickUp Services for Isla Vista Residents. Check here for services and get involved.

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