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Overall Score
Liaison Jean Wu
Submission Date Aug. 5, 2013
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Franklin University Switzerland
OP-18: Waste Diversion

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Materials recycled, composted, reused, donated, re-sold, or otherwise diverted :
1.40 Tons

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

A brief description of programs, policies, infrastructure investments, outreach efforts, and/or other factors that contributed to the diversion rate:

The total amount of waste diverted through recycling, donations, composting, or other methods is unknown. We estimated that at least ten percent of the total waste is diverted. Using the equation provided, we calculated the total number of points earned. According to the Sustainability Initiative, Franklin produces 14 tons of total waste.

Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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