Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 35.62
Liaison Teshome Molalenge
Submission Date Sept. 17, 2013
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STARS v1.2

Bridgewater College
OP-T2-23: Landscape Waste Composting

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Robbie Kuykendall
Grounds Equipment Operations Supervisor
Facilities and Support Services
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Does the institution compost or mulch waste from grounds keeping, including grass trimmings?:
Yes

A brief description of the composting or mulching program:

We take 95 percent of our leaves from campus to Mount Crawford, Va., where they are composted and used on a farm. Our grass clippings are not collected. They are returned to the turf where they decompose.


The percentage of landscape waste that is mulched or composted onsite:
5

The percentage of landscape waste that is mulched or composted off-site:
95

The website URL where information about the program, policy, or practice is available:

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