Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 66.41
Liaison Trevor Ledbetter
Submission Date Feb. 10, 2012
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STARS v1.0

University of Arizona
OP-19: Construction and Demolition Waste Diversion

Status Score Responsible Party
0.90 / 1.00 Rodney Mackey
Assistant Director, Design
Planning Design and Construction
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Amount of construction and demolition materials recycled, donated, or otherwise recovered :
1,384.19 Tons

Amount of construction and demolition materials landfilled or incinerated :
153.80 Tons

A brief description of programs, policies, infrastructure investments, outreach efforts, and/or other factors that contribute to the diversion rate for construction and demolition waste:

Through the UA Planning, Design, and Construction's Design and Specifications Standards (DSS) document all new construction and demolition must follow explicit processes and procedures to reduce the amount of materials landfilled or incinerated.

Please view the DSS at http://www.pdc.arizona.edu/workwithua/dss/

Figures for this submission reflect the construction and demolition waste information for the Student Recreation Center Expansion.

Information from other construction or renovation projects on campus within the last three years is not available since the contractors are not required to submit that information to the University if the project is not undergoing LEED certification.

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 and complete the Data Inquiry Form.