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The Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System™ (STARS) is a transparent, self-reporting framework for colleges and universities to measure their sustainability performance.

Overall Rating Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison Dan Wakelee
Submission Date May 1, 2015
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STARS v2.0

California State University, Channel Islands
OP-23: Waste Diversion

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Raudel Banuelos
Assistant Director
Operations, Planning & Construction
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Materials diverted from the solid waste landfill or incinerator:
339.12 Tons

Materials disposed in a solid waste landfill or incinerator :
226.32 Tons

A brief description of programs, policies, infrastructure investments, outreach efforts, and/or other factors that contributed to the diversion rate, including efforts made during the previous three years:

Educational signage on, near, and around waste/recycle bins in high traffic areas.


A brief description of any food donation programs employed by the institution:
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A brief description of any pre-consumer food waste composting program employed by the institution:

CI garbage waste management program supplies unique containers to food service kitchens where pre-consumer waste is collected for composting.


A brief description of any post-consumer food waste composting program employed by the institution:

California State University Channel Islands in coordination with the Green Generation Club collects coffee grounds and filters from every cafe on campus every day.


Does the institution include the following materials in its waste diversion efforts?:
Yes or No
Paper, plastics, glass, metals, and other recyclable containers Yes
Food donations ---
Food for animals ---
Food composting ---
Cooking oil ---
Plant materials composting Yes
Animal bedding composting No
Batteries Yes
Light bulbs Yes
Toner/ink-jet cartridges Yes
White goods (i.e. appliances) Yes
Laboratory equipment Yes
Furniture Yes
Residence hall move-in/move-out waste Yes
Scrap metal Yes
Pallets Yes
Motor oil Yes
Tires Yes

Other materials that the institution includes in its waste diversion efforts:
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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 and complete the Data Inquiry Form.