Resources for self-guided waste audits, including worksheets and guidelines, and information on the waste auditing services GreenFaith offers to NJ institutions.
You've heard of energy audits. Now imagine the same process for your trash. Waste audits give you a snapshot of what you're throwing out so that you can reduce your "waste stream."
Do-it-Yourself Waste Audit
Conducting a waste audit involves collecting the trash from around your facility and examining what you're throwing away. People rarely look at their trash after it's thrown out- and waste audits are an eye-opening experience. Here is GreenFaith's Waste Audit Toolkit:
Waste Audit Worksheet for Participants
Waste Audits for New Jersey Religious Institutions
For religious institutions in New Jersey, GreenFaith offers fee-for-service Waste Audits. GreenFaith staff visits your institution, conducts a waste audit, and provides a report detailing recommendations. Contact Stacey Kennealy at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more.