If your waste hauler cannot give you this information, we recommend (at least initially) that you physically go to the dumpster to look and record how full it is. While this may seem onerous, if you are going to track your waste, this is important information. The best method for tracking waste and materials is to get the actual weight from the waste hauler. You might want to consider making this a requirement in your RFP when you are in the process of contracting with a new waste hauler. So, while it is good to get the “Percent Full” from your waste hauler, it would be better to get the actual weight of the waste.
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ENERGY STAR products are independently certified to save energy without sacrificing features or functionality. Saving energy helps prevent climate change. Look for the ENERGY STAR label to save money on your energy bills and help protect our environment.
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Improving your home's energy efficiency with ENERGY STAR can help to lower high energy bills, improve comfort and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Learn about the many ways to save in your home and track your progress with "My ENERGY STAR" - your new dashboard to savings.
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A new home that has earned the ENERGY STAR label has undergone a process of inspections, testing, and verification to meet strict requirements set by the US EPA. ENERGY STAR certified homes use 15-30% less energy than typical new homes while delivering better comfort, quality, and durability.
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