|Overall Rating||Silver - expired|
|Submission Date||July 25, 2012|
ER-2: Student Sustainability Outreach Campaign
|5.00 / 5.00||
Campus Sustainability Coordinator
Office of the President
Does the institution hold a campaign that meets the criteria for this credit?:
The name of the campaign(s):
A brief description of the campaign(s):
Denison students organize a number of sustainability related outreach campaigns and competitions. RecycleMania, Water Wars & Energy Wars, Trayless Tuesdays, and International Day of Climate Action are some recent examples.
A brief description of the measured positive impact(s) of the campaign(s):
During RecycleMania Denison increased its campus recycling rate by approximately 10%. In the competition Denison finished 43rd nationally and 1st in Ohio. The Trayless Tuesday campaign showed a 30% decrease in food waste and was so successful that the campus moved to trayless dining everyday for the 2010-2011 academic year.
The website URL where information about the sustainability outreach campaign(s) is available:
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