NIH Bethesda Campus Recycling and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Recycling is mandatory in Montgomery County and is the responsibility of the employee.

View the Recycling Guide or the NIH Waste Disposal Guide page 14 for additional information and contacts.

Mandatory Recyclables

Recycle clean and dry paper, such as: newspaper, magazines, scientific journals, catalogs, post-it notes, manila folders, envelopes, tissue and paper towel boxes (not the actual tissues and paper towels), white or colored paper, frozen food boxes (not actual food), and paper board.

Flatten cardboard boxes and place near centralized recycling bins.