Waste audit of Village 1 Residences

TitleWaste audit of Village 1 Residences
Publication TypeMiscellaneous
Year of Publication1994
AuthorsKonig, C., and G. Whitehead
Keywordsrecycling, student engagement, Village 1, waste, waste diversion

This study investigates the efficiency of an alternative recycling technique at diverting waste from the Village 1 waste stream compared to the current recycling streams in place. The study focused on waste generated by students residing in Village 1, particularly those living in North 2, East 5, and West 1. Included in the project are an evaluation of the waste flows in Village 1, data gathered before and after the implementation of the alternative technique, other relevant observations and conclusions and recommendations based upon the data collected in the study. Upon completion of this report, it is this group’s hope that further studies are undertaken that will lead to the implementation of an effective and efficient recycling stream in Village 1… For full text, please e-mail sustainability@uwaterloo.ca