Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 45.46
Liaison Tess Esposito
Submission Date Jan. 31, 2014
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STARS v1.2

University of Dayton
OP-18: Waste Diversion

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.27 / 3.00
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Materials recycled, composted, reused, donated, re-sold, or otherwise diverted :
1,100 Tons

Materials disposed in a solid waste landfill or incinerator :
1,493 Tons

A brief description of programs, policies, infrastructure investments, outreach efforts, and/or other factors that contributed to the diversion rate:

In addition to a commingled recycling program, the university composts about 240 tons annually. A donations drive during the move out period each spring diverts about 30 tons of material to local charitable organizations. A scrap metal program captures about 70 tons annually.

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