Race to Zero Waste Results

 

Official Ranking

(Based on least amount of overall waste per 1,000 sq ft of usable space.) 

To view full details from participating school, click to download spreadsheet.

College / University Ranking  Total Waste / 1,000 sq ft Type of Building Square Feet
Agnes Scott College 1               0.0075 Library       75,000
Aquinas College 2               0.0298 Library       58,186
Pacific Lutheran University 3                   0.03 Classrooms/offices       53,137
Johns Hopkins University 4               0.0495 Classrooms/offices         6,000
Harvard University 5               0.0512 Library     471,000
Union College 6               0.0842 Residential       60,233
Clemson University 7               0.1178 Library     184,839
Brigham Young University 8               0.1970 Student Union     460,906
University of California Irvine 9               1.6258 Dining       32,000
University of Houston 10               6.2722 Student Union     162,037

 

Additional Results:  Diversion






College / University Ranking  Diversion Type of Building
University of California Irvine 1 97% Dining
Aquinas College 2 89% Library
Agnes Scott College 3 70% Library
Harvard University 4 64% Library
Johns Hopkins University 5 60% Classrooms/offices
Pacific Lutheran University 6 53% Classrooms/offices
Clemson University 7 53% Library
Union College 8 25% Residential
Brigham Young University 9 24% Student Union
University of Houston 10 12% Student Union