Inspiring Communities to Embrace and Achieve Zero Waste

Divertability Analysis – Community

The Divertability Analysis (DA) provides an expanded view of a community’s discard stream and its potential order-of-magnitude values as marketable commodities. A set of five tools, the purpose is to stimulate community discussion.

Though not intended to be used as formal economic analysis tools, they provide a good foundation for further analysis.

Use the following links (also on the submenu) to view the example – Ft. Collins, CO: Step 1, Step 2 and Step 3 – Results (2016 images – 2020 images in progress)

Download:  Instructions (pdf)      Excel Version