Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 59.65
Liaison Mark Klapatch-Mathias
Submission Date Feb. 26, 2016
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.0

University of Wisconsin-River Falls
OP-24: Construction and Demolition Waste Diversion

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.94 / 1.00 Timothy Thum
Senior Engineer
Facilities Mgmt.
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Construction and demolition materials recycled, donated, or otherwise recovered:
586.50 Tons

Construction and demolition materials landfilled or incinerated :
34.40 Tons

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:
Major projects administered through the State of Wisconsin, Department of Administration, Division of Facilities Development, require contractors to follow a Construction Waste Management Plan, with specific waste diversion goals of 50% or greater. Contractors must submit waste management plans before construction starts, monthly progress reports and a final report through the State's WasteCap TRACE on line reporting website.

Data source(s) and notes about the submission:
Numbers shared above are respective to the 2015 reporting year. The campus works diligently to recycle as much construction waste as possible on any given project.

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