ABCs of Waste – building reports

Animal Sciences

Animal Sciences had a 33 percent contamination rate, but a large part of its waste was medical supplies, including test tubes and pipettes. Our staff recommended transitioning from paper towels to hand driers to reduce waste in the building. View report.

Van Hise

Van_Hise_Hall_lake10_3242Van Hise had a 15 percent contamination rate. Much of its waste was media disks, ink cartridges and paper. To address these issues, the building could update its signage and place its recycling bins strategically. View report.

Engineering Hall

Engr_Mall_spring10_0239Engineering Hall had a 24 percent contamination rate. We found the building’s office paper was contaminated with mixed paper. We recommended improving the recycling bin labels. View report.

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