Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 68.50
Liaison Derek Nichols
Submission Date May 17, 2022

STARS v2.2

University at Buffalo
OP-19: Construction and Demolition Waste Diversion

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.60 / 1.00 Tonga Pham
Associate Vice President
University Facilities
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Construction and demolition materials recycled, donated, or otherwise recovered:
396.41 Tons

Construction and demolition materials landfilled or incinerated:
264.53 Tons

Percentage of construction and demolition materials diverted from the landfill or incinerator through recycling, donation and/or other forms of recovery:
59.98

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:

University Facilities Planning and Design oversees (in accordance with LEED) that construction and demolition waste is dealt with in a sustainable manner through recycling and enabling reuse of any materials that can be diverted from a landfill.


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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