LEED™ Construction Waste Management

We are the "LEEDer" in construction waste recycling, offering Roll-Off Containers from 10-30 yds, as well as 100 yd trailers. Serving Connecticut and Western Massachusetts with multiple volume reduction facilities, USA Hauling & Recycling is the only call you need to make.

As the premium C & D Recycler, we conform to LEED™ requirements as specified by the U.S. Green Building Council.

USA Hauling & Recycling provides construction waste removal, disposal, and recycling services for contractors throughout Connecticut and Western Massachusetts.

USA Hauling & Recycling is experienced with LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) recycling projects and the requirements per the U.S. Green Building Council.

You can download our Contractor Credit Application if needed.

Construction Waste Management Plan:

Materials: Masonry, Wood, Metal , Cardboard/ Paper, Gypsum, Plastics
Masonry: Includes, Brick, Block, Asphalt
Wood: Scrap lumber or cut off pieces of non-stained, painted or treated wood.
Metal: Banding, stud trim, ductwork, piping, rebar, wiring, cabling or any Ferrous or Non-Ferrous metals.
Cardboard/Paper: Corrugated and non Corrugated cartons / packaging, Office paper (white or colored ) can be co-mingled.
Gypsum: cut-off pieces or scrap dunnage, must be kept Clean and Dry, must not be mixed with other Waste.
Plastics: Packing materials, Clean Hard plastic containers, Trim or Piping.
Carpet and Ceiling Tile should be recycled back through the Manufacturer

    Plan Implementation:

  • Designate a Waste Management Coordinator
  • Containers should be marked for each designated Material.
  • Containers containing mixed C&D will be processed at F&G Recycling and graded for recycle content.
  • All workers, subcontractors and suppliers should be trained on proper waste management and the goals of the Project.

Completed LEED Projects:

Contractor Job Contact % Recycled Completed
Newfield Construction Choate School James Ferranti 84.82% Jan'15
Gilbane Construction Fairfield University John Commi 81.22% Feb'15
Enfield Builders Community Education Center Brandon Thibodeau 76.55% Feb'15
Cutter Enterprises Conn Air National Guard Patrick Dwyer 97.65% Oct'16
Tomlinson Hawley… Guilford High School Jeff Jagoe 74.06% July'15
Fontaine Bros Chicopee High School Richard Raimondi 88.83% Aug'15
John Moriarty Assoc 100 College St Bobby Langer 76.47% Oct'15
WJ Mountford West Springfield Library Scott Mountford 80.58% Dec'15
OWI Contractors CREC Academy Rob Aichelman 76.29% Dec'15
Standard Builders Genome Science Building Mike Avicolli 83.67% Jan'16
Sarazin Contractors Comon Ground high Schhol Paige Sarazin 75.91% Apr'16
Scope Construction Sandy Hook School John Tracey 92.36% Jun'16
Advantage Cleaning Morgan High School Tom Wilkinson 74.91% Nov'16
G Donovan Constr. Wethersfield High School Peter Reinhold 79.55% Dec'16
John Moriarty Assoc Pratt & Whitney Corp Offices Bobby Langer 80.10% In progress
Turner Construction UTC Research Ctr Chris Meyer 76.18% In progress
Downes Construction East Hampton High Steve Smith 77.13% In progress


Lary Pincince
Manager, Contractor Sales

"Just wanted to let you know that the USGBC awarded the Project the Materials & Resources credit 2! Thank you so much for your excellent documentation; it made it much easier on us all!"

- Linda
John Moriarty & Associates, Inc.
"We are happy to have you on the job. You have an excellent, professional company that we prefer to work with."

- Noel
Petra Construction Corp.
"Thanks for your timely and detailed reports. It's been a pleasure working with you."
"USA Hauling & Recycling has a good recycling program and is very good with documentation. We've used them many times over the years."

- Margaret
The Associated Construction Company
"And by the way, thank you to all at USA Hauling who worked on this project. Sometimes we forget what an important part you guys play in a successful project."

- Richard
Fontaine Bros., Inc.