Document Type

Technical Report

Publication Date

Fall 2022


Waste management, Recycling, Composting, Sustainability, Behavior, Engagement

Organizational Units

College of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences, Anthropology


This project sought to investigate barriers, facilitators, and behavioral patterns related to waste diversion on the University of Denver (DU) campus. In general, waste diversion can be defined as the methods of disposing of waste that prevent it from being deposited in a landfill. At the University of Denver, waste diversion is achieved primarily through recycling and composting. It is these two methods that our report will focus on.

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