- Divert 90% of municipal solid waste from the landfill at each campus.
- Reduce per capita municipal solid waste generation to 25% below fiscal year 2015–16 levels by 2025, and 50% below fiscal year 2015–16 levels by 2030 at each campus.
- Reduce and eliminate single-use plastics items such as bags, foodware accessory items and beverage bottles.
- Prohibit the sale, procurement and distribution of packaging foam by 2020.
See UC's progress toward this goal in the Annual Report on Sustainable Practices.