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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 Jamie Greiner
Submission Date April 27, 2011
Executive Letter Download

STARS v1.0

University of Mount Union
OP-18: Waste Diversion

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Blaine Lewis
Director of Physical Plant
Physical Physical
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Materials recycled, composted, reused, donated, re-sold, or otherwise diverted :
77.98 Tons

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

A brief description of programs, policies, infrastructure investments, outreach efforts, and/or other factors that contributed to the diversion rate:

Recycling bins are located in all buildings on campus to promote waste diversion. Mount Union participates in the Recyclemania Competition to promote recycling among students, faculty, and staff as well.


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.