Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 49.07
Liaison Eva Rocke
Submission Date March 21, 2014
Executive Letter Download

STARS v1.2

University of Montana
OP-17: Waste Reduction

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.48 / 5.00 Cherie Peacock
Sustainability Coordinator
Office of Sustainability
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Weight of materials recycled, 2005 baseline year :
159.69 Tons

Weight of materials composted, 2005 baseline year :
0 Tons

Weight of materials disposed as garbage, 2005 baseline year :
1,967.78 Tons

Weight of materials recycled, performance year :
377.40 Tons

Weight of materials composted, performance year :
89 Tons

Weight of materials disposed as garbage, performance year :
1,972 Tons

List the start and end dates of the waste reduction performance year:
January 1, 2013 - December 31, 2013

On-campus residents, 2005:
2,762

Non-residential/commuter full-time students, faculty, and staff members, 2005:
7,796

Non-residential/commuter part-time students, faculty, and staff members, 2005:
2,708

On-campus residents, performance year:
2,762

Non-residential/commuter full-time students, faculty, and staff members, performance year:
9,367

Non-residential/commuter part-time students, faculty, and staff members, performance year:
4,415

Time period for weighted campus user (list the consecutive 12 month period that most closely overlaps with waste reduction performance year):
January 1, 2013 - December 31, 2013

Indication of whether institution has a stated commitment to waste-reduction goals, such as zero waste:
Yes

A brief description of the plan of action to achieve waste reduction goals:

The goal of the Recycling Program, and all Montana state agencies, is to reduce the solid waste stream by 25%.


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

The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution or simply email your inquiry to stars@aashe.org.