Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 63.09
Liaison Elissa Brown
Submission Date April 30, 2013
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STARS v1.1

College of Saint Benedict
OP-T2-42: Move-In Waste Reduction

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Dan Anfinson
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution have a program to reduce residence hall move-in waste?:

A brief description of the program:

Students are encouraged to bring items at move-in in reusable containers. There is also many recycling areas available to dispose of move-in waste. Additionally, students are encouraged to leave mini-fridges, microwaves and other kitchen appliances at home and take advantage of shared kitchen for their cooking needs. Students are encouraged to buy reusable water bottles as well and not purchased bottled water. Residential Life organizes all these events and is responsible for helping students take care of move-in waste, encouraging recycling when reuse is not an option for materials.

The website URL where information about the program is available:

Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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