Agency waste diversion rate

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

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Objective

Objective 3.4: Provide environmental stewardship to improve air quality, enhance resource efficiency, and address climate change

Metric

Agency waste diversion rate

Purpose

Waste reduction, recycling and composting are tracked to help the SFMTA meet its goal of achieving zero waste by 2020.

Definition

The total cubic yards of diverted waste (compost and recycling) and divided by the total cubic yards of waste, compost and recycling and reported agency-wide.

Methodology

sum ([cubic yards of compost and recycling]) ÷ sum ([cubic yards of waste, compost and recycling])

Target

Achieve 100% waste diversion in FY20 in alignment with the City's environmental goals

Reporting Frequency

Quarterly

Contact

For questions, comments and accessibility issues, please contact the Performance Team at performance@sfmta.com.

Notes

Metric is reported with a several month time lag