|Submission Date||Aug. 26, 2011|
University of Alaska Fairbanks
OP-18: Waste Diversion
Superintendent of Operations
Materials recycled, composted, reused, donated, re-sold, or otherwise diverted :
Materials disposed in a solid waste landfill or incinerator :
A brief description of programs, policies, infrastructure investments, outreach efforts, and/or other factors that contributed to the diversion rate:
Year to date figures for 2011 (January 1 to August 15th). Materials recycled include plastics, paper, aluminum, and glass. Also included are all materials signed out to departments by Surplus for reuse.
Also recycled on campus: paper, cardboard, plastics, glass, aluminum, ink/ toner cartridges, e-waste, batteries, clothing, coal ash and Dining service's protein scraps, food waste, and cooking oil.