|Submission Date||June 28, 2013|
University of Calgary
OP-T2-43: Move-Out Waste Reduction
Office of Sustainability
Does the institution have a program to reduce residence hall move-out waste?:
A brief description of the program:
In 2013 a Move Out Program was piloted by the Residence Students’ Association. In partnership with Waste Management, Goodwill Industries, and other local organizations drop zones were setup to redirect a number of items – clothing, food, electronics, etc. A competition, the "Battle of Alberta" was held between the University of Alberta and the University of Calgary to see which student residence could divert more waste during move out.
The website URL where information about the program is available:
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