Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 58.29
Liaison Justin Mog
Submission Date Feb. 6, 2013
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STARS v1.2

University of Louisville
OP-T2-7: Pre-Consumer Food Waste Composting

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 David Martin
[former] Director of Purchasing
Purchasing Department
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Does the institution have a pre-consumer food waste composting program?:
Yes

A brief description of the pre-consumer food waste composting program:

UofL began on-site composting of pre-consumer food waste from its Belknap campus dining facilities in July 2010. Pre-consumer waste is being processed by a local contractor (Blue Skies) and being composted.


The overall percentage of meals for which pre-consumer scraps are composted:
48

The percentage of meal plan meals for which pre-consumer scraps are composted:
100

The percentage of retail facility meals for which pre-consumer scraps are composted:
30

The percentage of conference meals for which pre-consumer scraps are composted:
10

The website URL where information about the composting program is available:

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