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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 Bronze
Overall Score 42.59
Liaison Jeffrey Clark
Submission Date June 30, 2017
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STARS v2.0

Lawrence University
OP-24: Construction and Demolition Waste Diversion

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.88 / 1.00 Jeff Clark
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Construction and demolition materials recycled, donated, or otherwise recovered:
319.53 Tons

Construction and demolition materials landfilled or incinerated :
42.27 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:

Concrete, steel, wood, cardboard etc are all recycled from our projects. The bathroom renovations of Plantz and Trever residence halls was tracked: cardboard - 3.16 tons, concrete - 286.45 tons, metal - 17.53 tons, wood - 12.39 tons.
Stansbury theater and Downer renovation projects contractor reports recycling metals (steel, copper, aluminum), concrete, and paper/cardboard but did not track quantities.

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.