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.

Recent LEED Projects:
Contractor Job Contact % Recycled Completed
Gilbane Building Company J Polep Co Haylee Bacik 73.25% Mar'19
Monarca Masonry Smalley School Steve Seeley 100% Apr'19
Scope Construction William Johhson School John Tracey 80.62% May'19
J Kokolakis Construction VA West Haven Angela Nicosia 72.98% Jun'19
Abide Environmental Westover AFB Daryle Dunlap 78.32% Aug'19
Saloomey Construction Northampton Lumber Mike O’Brian 75.99% Aug'19
Turner Construction UConn Recreation Ctr David Christoforo 73.21% Oct'19
O&G Industries Gunnery School Vivian Garcia-Arnold 79.65% Dec'19
FIP Construction Wesleyan Film Studies Mark Culligan 85.07% Sep'20
Fontaine Bros Chapin School Paul Muzzy 72.86% In Progress
Keith Construction East Haven High School Dan Charlton 81.78% In Progress
Charter Oak Environmental UConn Stem Research Ctr Kim Ewalt 65% In Progress
Consigli Construction The Marcel Hotel Aaron Krueger 65% In Progress
D’Amato Construction Birch Hill School Edward D’Amato Jr 82.67% In Progress


Lary Pincince
Manager, Contractor Sales

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