Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 49.81
Liaison Paul Scanlon
Submission Date Aug. 23, 2012
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STARS v1.2

Slippery Rock University
OP-18: Waste Diversion

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.25 / 3.00 Scott Albert
director of facilities
facilities & planning department
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

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

Materials disposed in a solid waste landfill or incinerator :
601.55 Tons

A brief description of programs, policies, infrastructure investments, outreach efforts, and/or other factors that contributed to the diversion rate:
-LEED-Silver policy to reduce construction waste -compost pre-consumer waste and landscaping materials. -recycling program that includes: paper, cardboard, plastics, glass, metals, e-waste -SRU participates in Better World Books reuse programs.

Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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