Federal Green Challenge

Federal Green Challenge - Waste

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Federal Green Challenge Waste Goals

Relative to your baseline, achieve a 5% increase or reduction in the following activities:

  • Reduce the tons of material generated
  • Increase the tons of material recycled
  • Increase the tons of material composted

Reducing Your Waste Footprint

Case Studies (Success Stories)

  • New Composting Program Boosts Waste Diversion
  • Waste Diversion through Cold Composting
  • Recycling Increases Waste Diversion
  • US Postal Service Western Areas
  • Federal Prison Camp in Duluth, Minnesota

More case studies are available at the U.S. Department of Energy's Federal Energy Management Page.

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