Office of Sustainability

University of Mississippi

Green Grove Program – Statistics

This graph illustrates the amount of waste generated and the amount of recyclables collected in the past football seasons. Diversion rates include the percentage of waste materials diverted from traditional disposal such as landfilling or incineration to be recycled, composted, or re-used.

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This graphic contains waste totals, volunteer turn out, and the diversion rate of the 2016 football season. We’ve made great strides increasing our diversion rate!

Statistics from the 2016 football season.

The Office of Sustainability, Oxford Recycling, Landscape Services, Associated Student Body, and Athletic Department are determined to improve our diversion rate for the 2017 football season. We will continue to increase our diversion rate each year! With the implementation of mesh bags, Green Grove Ambassadors, and more recycling bins, we believe this is an attainable goal.

Go Green By Damn!

 

 

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