Overall Rating Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison Mary Lucus
Submission Date March 14, 2016
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STARS v2.0

Belmont University
OP-6: Food and Beverage Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Keith Chapman
Director
Auxiliary Services
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Percentage of dining services food and beverage expenditures that are local and community-based and/or third party verified:
8

A copy of an inventory, list or sample of sustainable food and beverage purchases:
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An inventory, list or sample of sustainable food and beverage purchases:

All breads and some produce items locally produced.


Does the institution wish to pursue Part 2 of this credit (food and beverage expenditures for on-site franchises, convenience stores, vending services, or concessions)?:
Yes

Percentage of on-site franchise, convenience store, vending services, and concessions food and beverage purchases that are local and community-based and/or third party verified:
8

A copy of an inventory, list or sample of on-site franchise, convenience store, vending machine, and/or concessions food and beverage purchases that are sustainably produced:
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An inventory, list or sample of on-site franchise, convenience store, vending machine, and/or concessions food and beverage purchases that are sustainably produced:

All baked goods and some fresh produce locally sourced.


A brief description of the sustainable food and beverage purchasing program:

Sodexo corporate effort to increase sustainability and support local service provider.


A brief description of the methodology used to track/inventory sustainable food and beverage purchases:

Weekly inventory of products.


Total annual food and beverage expenditures:
2300000 US/Canadian $

Which of the following food service providers are present on campus and included in the total food and beverage expenditure figures?:
Present? Included?
Dining operations and catering services operated by the institution No No
Dining operations and catering services operated by a contractor Yes Yes
Franchises Yes Yes
Convenience stores Yes Yes
Vending services Yes No
Concessions Yes Yes

Has the institution achieved the following?:
Yes or No
Fair Trade Campus, College or University status No
Certification under the Green Seal Standard for Restaurants and Food Services (GS-46) No
Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification Yes
Signatory of the Real Food Campus Commitment (U.S.) No

A brief description of other sustainable restaurant and food service standards that the institution’s dining services operations are certified under:
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The website URL where information about the institution's sustainable food and beverage purchasing efforts is available:

Sodexo is Gold Class ROBECOSAM Sustainability Award Industry leader.

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