Intercampus Environment Competition - Electronic Waste Collection Project (Students Go Green)

"Intercampus environment competition” StudentsGoGreen is arranged in Turkey for the first time and the winners are BountoGreen. BountoGreen’s all members are Boğaziçi University students. With the help of BountoGreen project, 1650-kilogram electronic waste collected and recycled in just 3 months. During competition, the team’s main concern was about recycling electronic wastes in south campus for complying with green campus standards, they made an arrangement with two supporters for placing electronic waste collection bins in all campuses of Boğaziçi University. Supporter companies have accepted that they will change two manual tap with 60% water-saving sensored tap for each tone electronic waste. BountoGreen team have made saving water in campus actual under favor of sensored taps which are obtained by exchanging three month’s electronic waste. Students have won three-week Sustainability Training in Chicago University as a reward. Managing electronic wastes in our campuses which has started with the competition still continues actively.