Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 49.13
Liaison Michael Kensler
Submission Date Jan. 15, 2013
Executive Letter Download

STARS v1.2

Auburn University
OP-19: Construction and Demolition Waste Diversion

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.46 / 1.00 Donald Addison
Manager, Recycling and Waste Reduction
Waste Reduction and Recycling Department
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Amount of construction and demolition materials recycled, donated, or otherwise recovered :
1,744 Tons

Amount of construction and demolition materials landfilled or incinerated :
2,052 Tons

A brief description of programs, policies, infrastructure investments, outreach efforts, and/or other factors that contribute to the diversion rate for construction and demolition waste:

AU Waste Reduction and Recycling Department (WRRD) has a contract with a local construction/demolition (C/D) Landfill company (Sand Hill Recycling – D&J Enterprises, Inc.) who recycles/reuses up to 85% of the C/D Waste that is delivered to them. AU employees as well as contracted solid waste haulers transport C/D materials to Sand Hill Recycling.

Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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