734 Waste Reduction and Recycling
Policy Number: 734
The Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau School District will make resource conservation an integral part of the physical operation of the district.
The purpose of this policy is to promote recycling, composting and resource recovery through the administration of an effective recycling program, as provided in state law and regulations.
The Director of Support Services shall be responsible for an on-going recycling plan of action, in cooperation with the building administrators.
The preparation of recyclables will be the responsibility of the occupant of that particular area. Preparation of recyclables shall be in accordance with established policies. Recyclables will then be picked up by the custodians. Custodians are not responsible for the separation of recyclable materials.
This policy pertains to recyclable materials generated within the Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau School District. Employees are not allowed to dispose of their personal recyclables at any school district facility.
The district will purchase recycled products, where financially viable.
The district program will comply with all local and state regulations.