Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 57.92
Liaison Keisha Payson
Submission Date Feb. 25, 2016
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STARS v2.0

Bowdoin College
OP-24: Construction and Demolition Waste Diversion

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.80 / 1.00 Keisha Payson
Sustainability Coordinator
Sustainable Bowdoin
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Construction and demolition materials recycled, donated, or otherwise recovered:
465.92 Tons

Construction and demolition materials landfilled or incinerated :
116.87 Tons

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

All demolition projects on campus are handled by a professional who sends material to a local demolition recycling center where materials are divided into categories such as treated and untreated wood; asphalt shingles; concrete and brick; metal; insulation; wire; glass; carpet; sheetrock; cardboard; and corrugated container board.


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