Waste Reduction Pilot: Meet the Partners

Recycling and waste dumpsters for a commercial buildingThe Better Buildings, Better Plants Waste Reduction Pilot was launched to address the 2.7 billion tons of industrial solid waste and more than 260 million tons of municipal solid waste the U.S. generates annually. DOE is working with an initial group of Better Buildings and Better Plants Partners to collectively set, track, and meet waste reduction goals. Lessons learned will inform how the pilot might be expanded to all partners in the future.

The following partners have joined the Waste Reduction Pilot as of August 2019: