Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 76.81
Liaison Aaron Durnbaugh
Submission Date March 6, 2020

STARS v2.2

Loyola University Chicago
OP-19: Construction and Demolition Waste Diversion

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.88 / 1.00 Aaron Durnbaugh
Director of Sustainability
Office of Sustainability
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Construction and demolition materials recycled, donated, or otherwise recovered:
309.80 Tons

Construction and demolition materials landfilled or incinerated:
43.30 Tons

Percentage of construction and demolition materials diverted from the landfill or incinerator through recycling, donation and/or other forms of recovery:
87.74

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

Chicago has a mandatory 75% Construction and Demolition Recycling Ordinance. Loyola consistently has contractors recycle in the 85-90% range for those projects that we track.
The data presented is from our on-campus construction dumpsters (open-top roll-offs) which are used for campus rehab and construction projects and the Alfie Center Athletic Facility (July 2018- Jun 2019).


Website URL where information about the institution’s C&D waste diversion efforts is available:
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Additional documentation to support the submission:
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Project / Diverted / Landfilled
OpenTop Roll-Offs: 72.3 / 18.0
Alfie Center: 237.4 / 25.2

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