Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 60.76
Liaison Brad Spanbauer
Submission Date March 4, 2022

STARS v2.2

University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
OP-19: Construction and Demolition Waste Diversion

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.91 / 1.00 Brad Spanbauer
Campus Sustainability Officer
Campus Sustainability Office
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Construction and demolition materials recycled, donated, or otherwise recovered:
2,068.34 Tons

Construction and demolition materials landfilled or incinerated:
204.58 Tons

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

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:

During the reporting years two buildings were being renovated. The total of construction and demolition materials recycled, donated, or otherwise recovered totaled 2,068.34 tons of 2,272.92 tons removed from the site. Therefore a total of 204.58 tons was sent to the landfill.

Website URL where information about the institution’s C&D waste diversion efforts is available:

Additional documentation to support the submission:

UW Shared Language:
Major projects administered through the State of Wisconsin, Department of Administration (DOA), Division of Facilities Development & Management (DFDM), require contractors to follow a Construction Waste Management Plan (CWM), with specific waste diversion goals of 50% or greater and specific material types targeted as outlined in the DOA-DFDM Master Specifications Section 01 74 19.

Required Documentation includes:
CWM Plan: Required prior to commencing demolition, construction or waste removal activities and no later than 15 days after Notice to Proceed.
CWM Progress Reports: Required monthly or with each Request for Payment. Progress Report shall include the quantity of each material recycled, reused, or salvaged, the receiving party, and the applicable diversion rates. Contractor shall maintain a record of related weight tickets, manifests, receipts, and invoices for review by DFD upon request.
CWM Final Report: At Substantial Completion, the General Prime Contractor shall submit a Final Report summarizing total waste and trash quantities and rates for all Contractors over the course of the project.

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