Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 45.39
Liaison Olivia Herron
Submission Date March 6, 2013
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STARS v1.2

Miami University
OP-18: Waste Diversion

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.89 / 3.00 Yvette Kline
Dir. Sustainability & Energy Conservation
Physical Facilities
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Materials recycled, composted, reused, donated, re-sold, or otherwise diverted :
1,093 Tons

Materials disposed in a solid waste landfill or incinerator :
2,577 Tons

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

The following categories of diverted products are included in the reported figures:
Aluminum Cans
Cardboard Bales
Plastic 1 & 2
Other Paper
Hard Back Books
Pallets/Scrap Wood
Mixed Iron & Steel
Misc. Metals
Yard Waste
Equestrian Center Waste
Weights of used University property sold, and of student property donated through the ShareFest move-out program, are not currently tracked.

The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution or simply email your inquiry to stars@aashe.org.