Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 46.37
Liaison Molly Blumhoefer
Submission Date July 27, 2016
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STARS v2.0

Central New Mexico Community College
OP-23: Waste Diversion

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.21 / 3.00 Molly Blumhoefer
Campus as a Living Lab and Sustainability Project Manager
PPD
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Materials diverted from the solid waste landfill or incinerator:
301 Tons

Materials disposed in a solid waste landfill or incinerator :
448 Tons

A brief description of programs, policies, infrastructure investments, outreach efforts, and/or other factors that contributed to the diversion rate, including efforts made during the previous three years:

CNM has a partnership with Waste Management in which the company is expected to increase their diversion rate each year.
Update 2016: Please see email notes in OP-22.

This is an annual report. OP-24 reporting field is a collection of data for LEED certified buildings over a number of years.


A brief description of any food donation programs employed by the institution:
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A brief description of any pre-consumer food waste composting program employed by the institution:
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A brief description of any post-consumer food waste composting program employed by the institution:
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Does the institution include the following materials in its waste diversion efforts?:
Yes or No
Paper, plastics, glass, metals, and other recyclable containers Yes
Food donations No
Food for animals No
Food composting No
Cooking oil Yes
Plant materials composting No
Animal bedding composting No
Batteries No
Light bulbs No
Toner/ink-jet cartridges Yes
White goods (i.e. appliances) ---
Laboratory equipment ---
Furniture ---
Residence hall move-in/move-out waste ---
Scrap metal Yes
Pallets Yes
Motor oil ---
Tires ---

Other materials that the institution includes in its waste diversion efforts:
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