Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 68.77
Liaison Marianne Martin
Submission Date Nov. 9, 2010
Executive Letter Download

STARS v1.0

University of Colorado Boulder
OP-17: Waste Reduction

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.95 / 5.00 Jack DeBell
Recycling Development Director
Environmental Center
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Weight of materials recycled, 2005 baseline year :
1,515.50 Tons

Weight of materials composted, 2005 baseline year :
234.20 Tons

Weight of materials disposed as garbage, 2005 baseline year :
3,709 Tons

Weight of materials recycled, performance year :
1,460.20 Tons

Weight of materials composted, performance year :
419.60 Tons

Weight of materials disposed as garbage, performance year :
3,246 Tons

On-campus residents, 2005:
6,451

Full-time, non-residential/commuter students, faculty, and staff members, 2005:
20,636

Part-time, non-residential/commuter students, faculty, and staff members, 2005:
2,979

On-campus residents, performance year:
6,769

Non-residential/commuter full-time students, faculty, and staff members, performance year:
21,499

Non-residential/commuter part-time students, faculty, and staff members, performance year:
2,829

The website URL where information about the institution’s waste reduction initiatives is available:

baseline year = 2005-06

performance year = 2008-09

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