Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 66.35
Liaison Trevor Ledbetter
Submission Date May 2, 2017
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.1

University of Arizona
OP-20: Construction and Demolition Waste Diversion

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.90 / 1.00 Benjamin Champion
Director
Office of Sustainability
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Construction and demolition materials recycled, donated, or otherwise recovered during the most recent year for which data is available within the previous three years:
1,150 Tons

Construction and demolition materials landfilled or incinerated during the most recent year for which data is available within the previous three years:
125 Tons

Percentage of construction and demolition materials diverted from the landfill or incinerator through recycling, donation and/or other forms of recovery:
90.20

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:

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/


The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
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Additional documentation to support the submission:
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The new Environment and Natural Resources 2 building was the only major construction project completed within the FY15 timeframe of this AASHE STARS submission. The numbers reflect this construction project.

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.