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Discussion in 'The Environment' started by MikeE, Jun 2, 2004.

  1. MikeE

    MikeE Hip Forums Supporter HipForums Supporter

    The totals are in for the 2004 Davis Whole Earth Festival (three days, ca.30,000 people)

    Of the 11,970 lb (24 cu. yards) of refuse generated at the Festival:

    8,420 lb (70.3%) or 24 cu. yards (32.4%) was composted
    2,010 lb (16.8%) or 20 cu. yards (27.0%) was recycleable cans, glass, etc.
    1,120 lb (_9.4%) or 24 cu. yards (32.4%) was cardboard (recycled of course)
    ONLY
    420 lb. (3.5%) or 6 cu. yards (8.1%) ended up in the land fill.

    That is a waste diversion rate of 96.5% by weight (91.9% by volume).

    How did you're last event deal with its waste?
     
  2. AutumnAuburn

    AutumnAuburn Senior Member

    Awesome. :)
     

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