University of Arkansas Zero Waste Goal
The University of Arkansas plans to achieve 50% diversion by 2021, 70% diversion by 2027 and 90% diversion from landfill by 2040. This means that at least 90% of discarded materials at the University of Arkansas must be diverted from the landfill.
- Preventing waste before it happens
- Achieved through procurement practices and planning
- Considers how to dispose of goods before purchase