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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 John Cook
Submission Date May 31, 2013
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STARS v1.2

University of California, Riverside
OP-T2-7: Pre-Consumer Food Waste Composting

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Gustavo Plascencia
Sustainability and Safety Manager
Dining
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Does the institution have a pre-consumer food waste composting program?:
Yes

A brief description of the pre-consumer food waste composting program:

All pre-consumer kitchen scraps in the Residential Restaurants and the HUB Restaurants is composted. The program was started in 2009.


The overall percentage of meals for which pre-consumer scraps are composted:
75

The percentage of meal plan meals for which pre-consumer scraps are composted:
100

The percentage of retail facility meals for which pre-consumer scraps are composted:
75

The percentage of conference meals for which pre-consumer scraps are composted:
100

The website URL where information about the composting program is available:

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