Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 50.82
Liaison Amanda Whittingham
Submission Date Sept. 11, 2014
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Fanshawe College
OP-T2-43: Move-Out Waste Reduction

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Mary-Lee Townsend
Sustainability Coordinator
Facilities Operations and Sustainability
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Does the institution have a program to reduce residence hall move-out waste?:

A brief description of the program:
In the past, residences have collected household goods, clothing, electronics that students do not want to keep, in the lobby of each building. They then would bring them to a donation centre or have an organization pick them up.

In April 2014, a partnership between Fanshawe College and Goodwill Industries was established for a move-out donation blitz. There was precollection of unwanted good at the residences, then on April 23 Goodwill came on campus with a trailer for a donation blitz that was opened up to the Fanshawe community. In total, 3,247 lbs of household items and clothing were dontated.

The website URL where information about the program is available:

Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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