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Waste Diversion

Waste diversion is the process of diverting waste from the landfill.  Waste in landfills and incinerators create greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to climate change.  Ways to increase waste diversion include recycling, reusing, and source reduction. 

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  • Microsoft PowerPoint - ISWG_-_Briefing_2014-05-22.pptx.pptm

    Net-Zero:  Energy  Carbon  Water  Waste LEED® Platinum CHALLENGE SUSTAINABILITY...2020 50% Non-hazardous solid waste diversion by 2015 20% Renewable Energy
    https://sftool.gov › Content › attachments › Iswg › iswg-policies-strategies › 10 Donna McIntire - Sustainability Global Portfolio.pdf
  • Hatcher - ENERGY STAR PM Update _ISWG 7-26-18.pdf

    ...energy and water consumption, plus waste Track green power purchase Share/report...(for Multifamily) Waste & Materials Waste intensity, diversion rate Hundreds
    https://sftool.gov › Content › attachments › Iswg › iswg-tools › Hatcher - ENERGY STAR PM Update _ISWG 7-26-18.pdf
  • New FEMP Guiding Principles Tool

    ...and wellness plans; campus-wide waste diversion plans; climate resilience and
    https://sftool.gov › Content › attachments › Iswg › iswg-tools › ISWG Baker GPs FAQ 07-20-2017.pdf
  • Green Procurement - Cafeteria - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    Containers and Waste Receptacles Office Recycling Containers and Waste Receptacles...and multi-use seating areas--into a diverse set of rooms with substantial visitor
    https://sftool.gov › greenprocurement › green-products-workspaces › 88 › cafeteria
  • Building Operations and Maintenance Services - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    Energy Performance Water Management Waste Reduction and Management Custodial...conservation (water, energy, materials) Waste reduction (recycling) Responsible procurement
    https://sftool.gov › plan › 268 › building-operations-maintenance-services
  • Tour Sustainable Workspaces and Building Systems - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    ...to control these conditions. Solid Waste EXPLORE Overview System Impacts Impacts...Resources Get to zero waste through a holistic approach to solid waste systems. Learn
    https://sftool.gov › Explore
  • Cafeteria - Details View - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    ...and multi-use seating areas--into a diverse set of rooms with substantial visitor...recycling and composting, reducing the waste stream. Look for creative ways to reduce
    https://sftool.gov › explore › green-workspace › 88 › cafeteria
  • Integrative Design Process > Lighting - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    Lighting HVAC Water IEQ Solid Waste Planted Roof Submetering System Overview...a decrease in maintenance resource waste. Lowering lighting power through daylight
    https://sftool.gov › explore › green-building › section › 2 › lighting › integrative-design-process
  • Resources > Submetering - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    Submetering Lighting HVAC Water IEQ Solid Waste Planted Roof System Overview Integrative...building technology that can provide diverse resource benefits. Metered data helps
    https://sftool.gov › explore › green-building › section › 92 › submetering › resources-impact
  • Green Procurement - Workspaces - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    ...recycle and compost containers to reduce waste expenses. 41 Products | Explore workspace...and multi-use seating areas--into a diverse set of rooms with substantial visitor
    https://sftool.gov › greenprocurement › workspaces
  • Integrative Design Process - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    ...cross disciplinary boundaries. Bring a diverse team together to work alongside each...Submetering HVAC Lighting IEQ Water Solid Waste Planted Roof Use charrettes — Charrettes
    https://sftool.gov › plan › 261 › integrative-design-process
  • What is Sustainability - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    ...environmental quality, materials use, waste management, as well as economic performance...resources and reduces or eliminates waste. High-performance buildings save energy
    https://sftool.gov › learn › about › 41 › sustainability
  • O&M > Submetering - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    Submetering Lighting HVAC Water IEQ Solid Waste Planted Roof System Overview Integrative...a versatile tool for meeting these diverse conservation measures. Leveraged properly
    https://sftool.gov › explore › green-building › section › 95 › submetering › o-m-impact
  • PowerPoint Presentation

    ...economizer hours Potential use of waste heat Reduced transport energy: 6U...EFFICIENCY & RENEWABLE ENERGY Re-Use of Waste Heat Heat from a data center can
    https://sftool.gov › Content › attachments › Iswg › iswg-case-studies › 3 - ISWG_DataCenterLiquidCooling_03072019 final draft 030419.pdf
  • Living Architecture: Green Roofs for Public Buildings

    ...demands for building efficiency, waste diversion, and climate change adaptation...“embodied energy”. This includes diversion of waste and reduction in all carbon forming
    https://sftool.gov › Content › attachments › Living_Architecture_Green_Roofs_for_Public_Buildings.pdf
  • recommendations_on_sustainable_landscaping_practices.pdf

    ...and stormwater management; eliminate waste, recycle, and prevent pollution;…[and]...differences and can be adapted to support diverse agency missions and policies. In addition
    https://sftool.gov › Content › attachments › recommendations_on_sustainable_landscaping_practices.pdf
  • GSA GEB Case Study Report Mar 2021.pdf

    Portfolio 7 installation manages a diverse portfolio of both small and large...operates with its own mission, lending diversity to the way it approaches building
    https://sftool.gov › Content › attachments › GSA GEB Case Study Report Mar 2021.pdf
  • Microsoft Word - Supporting the Health of Honey Bees and Other Pollinators

    ...opportunities to transition to a richer diversity of pollinator-friendly plant species...introduced diseases, reduced genetic diversity, and exposure to pesticides and other
    https://sftool.gov › Content › attachments › supporting_the_health_of_honey_bees_and_other_pollinators.pdf
  • Buildings and Health - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    ...a site that includes proximity to diverse needs that can be accessed via easy...construction, renovation, and demolition waste management policy, procedure, and plan
    https://sftool.gov › learn › about › 576 › buildings-health
  • Microsoft Word - Facility Manager JTA For Public Comment V4.docx

    ...wastepaper, including 10% post consumer waste. DRAFT, for Comment Only JOB/TASK ANALYSIS...applicant pool to ensure: ï‚· Geographic diversity ï‚· Representation of a wide range
    https://sftool.gov › Content › attachments › Facility Manager JTA For Public Comment.pdf

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