Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 54.97
Liaison Catherine Lockhart
Submission Date June 17, 2013
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STARS v1.2

Lawrence University
OP-19: Construction and Demolition Waste Diversion

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.88 / 1.00 Kathleen Isaacson
Associate Professor / Chair Committee on Sustainability 2012-2013
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Amount of construction and demolition materials recycled, donated, or otherwise recovered :
289.87 Metric tons

Amount of construction and demolition materials landfilled or incinerated :
38.35 Metric tons

A brief description of programs, policies, infrastructure investments, outreach efforts, and/or other factors that contribute to the diversion rate for construction and demolition waste:
Concrete, steel, wood, cardboard etc are all recycled from our projects. The bathroom renovations of Plantz and Trever residence halls was tracked: cardboard - 3.16 tons, concrete - 286.45 tons, metal - 17.53 tons, wood - 12.39 tons. Stansbury theater and Downer renovation projects contractor reports recycling metals (steel, copper, aluminum), concrete, and paper/cardboard but did not track quantities.

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