Recycling Programs

  • Recycling in Irving ISD


    The Recycling Programs are coordinated through the Division of Facilities and School Support Services. Programs are in place for recycling scrap metal, electronics, and paper.


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  • IT recycle Electronics Recycling Program


    Rapid technology change, low initial cost and planned obsolescence have resulted in a fast-growing surplus of computers and other electronic devices.  Electronic recycling, or e-Recycling, is the responsible recycling of electronics, such as old computers, monitors, smartphones and televisions.

    Certified e-Recycling facilities securely wipe computers all of personal/confidnetial information and safely complete the deconstruction of electronic devices so that toxins and valuable resources are recovered from them and handled properly. 



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  • vanish Paper Recycling Program


    Our Records Management Program recommends shredding everything. This alleviate any confusion in what is considered confidential or not.  By using our paper recycling vendor to destroy our records, we are compliant with the destruction of our sensitive documents.


    Increase security by Document Shredding

    • Documents are secured in containers

    • Documents are handled by experienced uniformed trained security personnel

    • Documents are cross cut then recycled, which results in total destruction

    • One bin serviced saves one tree

    • Documents destroyed are documented with a dated certificate of destruction

    • Documents handled by our document shredding vendor are covered by bonding and insurance


    Our DIstrict is saving money by using Document Shredding

    • Eliminates paying a employee to shred records

    • Eliminates purchasing and maintain our own shredding equipment

    • Eliminates having to remove paperclips and staples so items will pass through the shredder

    • Eliminates messy clean up like dust and paper particles.

    • Eliminates the cost of disposing the records once shredded. One box of paper equals 5 large garbage bags!

    • Eliminates storage cost

    • Eliminates high service costs 

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  • scrap Scrap Metal Program


    Our Scrap Metal Program consists of waste metal or used articles made of metal.  This program is managed by Facilities and School Support Services.  Items from Facilities and Maintenance are collected at the Service Center Warehouse.  Assets Managment also utilizes this program for items sent to surplus that have no useful life left and can be salvaged for metal. 



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