Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 71.76
Liaison Mike Versteege
Submission Date Oct. 10, 2014
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University of Alberta
OP-T2-12: Reusable To-Go Containers

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Lilas Bielopotocky
Augustana Campus Dining Services
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Does campus dining operations provide reusable containers for to-go food that are returned for cleaning and reuse?:

A brief description of the reusable to-go container program:

At Augustana, students can pay a $20 deposit for a reusable to-go container, which is refunded on its return. The containers are the only method accepted for taking food out of the cafeteria. The in cafeteria dishes are made of glass and are reusable.

The website URL where information about the reusable to-go container program is available:

University Dining Services on North Campus offers a compostable clam-shell container for take away service only by request. In the Lister Centre dining hall, University Dining Services has recently switched to all sustainable reusable bamboo service ware, which has greatly reduced waste and costs of disposable dishes.

Name: Dolores March
Department: Ancillary Services
Position: General Manager, Hospitality Services

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