Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 72.18
Liaison Ryan Todd
Submission Date May 9, 2016
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.0

California State University, Sacramento
OP-7: Low Impact Dining

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 3.00 Steven Davis
UEI Dining Services
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Percentage of total dining services food purchases comprised of conventionally produced animal products:

A brief description of the methodology used to track/inventory expenditures on animal products:

Develop and implement sustainability goals.
Identify and track Rainforest Alliance, organic, biodegradable, recyclable products.
Continue creation and maintenance of sustainability reports.
Identify areas of needs with Sacramento State to develop and grow its sustainable practices in partnership with the outside community

Does the institution offer diverse, complete-protein vegan dining options at all meals in at least one dining facility on campus?:

Does the institution provide labels and/or signage that distinguishes between vegan, vegetarian (not vegan), and other items?:

Are the vegan options accessible to all members of the campus community?:

A brief description of the vegan dining program, including availability, sample menus, signage and any promotional activities (e.g. “Meatless Mondays”):


A brief description of other efforts the institution has made to reduce the impact of its animal-derived food purchases:


The website URL where information about the vegan dining program is available:

Annual dining services expenditures on food:
2,644,436 US/Canadian $

Annual dining services expenditures on conventionally produced animal products:
370,221.04 US/Canadian $

Annual dining services expenditures on sustainably produced animal products:
0 US/Canadian $

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