Select Institutional and Commercial Sector Waste Reduction Record-Setters

Date: 1 Jan 1996 | posted in: waste - recycling, Waste to Wealth | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail
Company/Organization Sector Waste Reduction Level
Bank of Nova Scotia, Ontario Office >80%
Bell Canada, Ontario Office >80%
Cafe Flora, WA Restaurant >60%
Del Mar Fairgrounds, CA Cultural/Recreation 86%
Dyess Air Force Base, TX Govt./Military 70%
Earthly Delights, CA Retail ~100%
Fetzer, CA Mfg./Production >80%
Herman Miller Inc., CA Mfg./Production 96%
Hewlett Packard, CA Mfg./Production >80%
Indiana State Univ., IN Educational 87%
Larry’s Markets, WA Retail >60%
Mad River Brewing Co., CA Mfg./Production 97%
Meydenbauer Center, WA Convention Ctr 60%
Ontario Govt. Offices, Ontario Govt./Offices >80%
St. Joseph Medical Center, IN Health Care 80%
San Diego Wild Animal Park, CA Cultural/Recreation 96%
University of Toronto, Ontario Educational >60%
Vermont Country Soaps, VT Mfg./Production 80%
Zehnders of Frankenmuth, MI Restaurant 76%

Note: Waste reduction levels represent the 1996 calendar year except for Cafe Flora, Del Mar Fairgrounds, Herman Miller, the Meydenbauer Center, and University of Toronto (all 1995); and Indiana State University (fiscal year 1995).

Source: Institute for Local Self-Reliance, Washington, DC.