|Submission Date||March 6, 2013|
OP-T2-7: Pre-Consumer Food Waste Composting
Manager of Food Purchasing
Housing, Dining, Recreation & Business Services
Does the institution have a pre-consumer food waste composting program?:
A brief description of the pre-consumer food waste composting program:
Our central production facility utilizes an organic matter compactor which is diverting 9,000 to 10,000 pounds a week from our local landfill to a local commercial composting facility.
The overall percentage of meals for which pre-consumer scraps are composted:
The percentage of meal plan meals for which pre-consumer scraps are composted:
The percentage of retail facility meals for which pre-consumer scraps are composted:
The percentage of conference meals for which pre-consumer scraps are composted:
The website URL where information about the composting program is available:
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