Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 80.45
Liaison Tori Grant
Submission Date Dec. 13, 2018
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.1

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

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.69 / 1.00 Adam Stoker
Sustainability Consultant
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:
1,690 Tonnes

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

Percentage of construction and demolition materials diverted from the landfill or incinerator through recycling, donation and/or other forms of recovery:
69.49

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:

Since 2012, the University of Calgary has operated a campus-wide Construction Waste Management Program. The integrated waste management program involves partnership with waste haulers and receiving facilities as well as collaboration with project managers and construction teams. Central to the operation of the program is the collection and analysis of construction waste and recycling data that has been used for ongoing tracking, reporting and performance management.


The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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