Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 78.45
Liaison Emily Blandford
Submission Date May 15, 2012
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STARS v1.2

Georgia Institute of Technology
OP-18: Waste Diversion

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.44 / 3.00 Marcia Kinstler
Sustainability Director
Office of Environmental Stewardship
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Materials recycled, composted, reused, donated, re-sold, or otherwise diverted :
1,359 Tons

Materials disposed in a solid waste landfill or incinerator :
7,895 Tons

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

Diverted materials include mixed office paper, aluminum cans, plastic bottles and containers, glass bottles and jars, corrugated cardboard, mixed metals, E-waste, food waste, confidential materials, pallets, motor oil and filters, tires, batteries, hardback books, clothing and household goods, and nonperishable food.

Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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