Ohio State Buckeyes Go Green!

Ohio Stadium will be the site of a bold project this fall to divert 90 percent of gameday waste from the landfill.

By Katy Ricchiuto


Ohio State football fans will see a big difference in their Ohio Stadium surroundings this season.
For the first time in the Horseshoe’s history, there will be no trash cans on the premises — the evidence of an ambitious green effort to make the entire stadium a Zero Waste zone.

“The idea has been floating around for a couple of years,” said Corey Hawkey, sustainability coordinator for Energy Services and Sustainability. “We first started seeing significant movement toward Zero Waste at stadiums from the University of Colorado, where they started something called Ralphie’s Green Stampede.”

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