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GWCC FY14 Sustainability Info

  • Diverted over 600 tons of material from landfills, approximately 19.3% of our waste stream, including more than 275 tons of single-stream recycling of paper, plastic, aluminum, and glass (a 30% increase over FY13).
  • Participated in Earth Hour for the 4th consecutive year by shutting off unnecessary lighting on International Plaza.
  • Installed an Electric Vehicle (EV) charging station in the Red Parking Deck (a picture of this is attached).
  • Received the Georgia Recycling Coalition’s 2013 Spirit of Green Award for Outstanding Institutional Program for our work during the 2013 NCAA Men’s Final Four
  • GWCCA sustainability coordinator was a finalist for the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce Trident Award for environmental achievement.

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GWCCA Sustainability Committee

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