Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 51.59
Liaison Maria Mendes
Submission Date Aug. 4, 2022

STARS v2.2

Red River College Polytechnic
OP-19: Construction and Demolition Waste Diversion

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.77 / 1.00
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Construction and demolition materials recycled, donated, or otherwise recovered:
676.19 Tons

Construction and demolition materials landfilled or incinerated:
197.26 Tons

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

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:

The reported numbers are the 2021 waste data from the final year of construction on the new Manitou a bi Bii daziigae building at our Exchange District Campus. This building is on track to be RRC Polytech’s fourth LEED-certified building.

The College's Environmental Sustainability Policy includes:

Construction and Maintenance
3.7 Support energy conservation measures.
3.8 Incorporate environmentally preferable materials and practices into our built environment.
3.9 Support reuse and recycling of materials in construction and renovation projects
3.10 Give consideration to the guidelines for construction and renovation outlined by the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) Green Building rating system as well as the Green Building Policy for Government of Manitoba Funded Projects.


Website URL where information about the institution’s C&D waste diversion efforts is available:

Additional documentation to support the submission:

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