Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 76.08
Liaison Tess Esposito
Submission Date March 1, 2019
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University of Dayton
IN-10: Sustainable Dining Certification

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 0.50
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Is at least one on-campus dining hall or food service outlet certified by the following organizations? (at least one positive response required):
Yes or No
The Food Recovery Network No
The Green Restaurant Association (GRA) (Two Star or higher) Yes
Green Seal (GS-55 Standard for Restaurants and Food Services) No
Leaders for Environmentally Accountable Foodservice (LEAF) No
Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) Chain of Custody Certification No
Responsible Epicurean and Agricultural Leadership (REAL) No
An equivalent program approved by AASHE No

A brief description of each certified dining hall or food service outlet, including the year the certification was achieved and/or renewed:

Marycrest Dining (3 stars in 2017) - Also known as "The Crest", this National Award Winning Operation serves up a mean Chicken Bowl and students just rave about the Mac -n- Cheese!

The Emporium (3 stars in 2017) - Commonly known as "The Empo," this convenience store is quite a convenience! The Emporium offers a large selection of goods and even has a full- service deli. When you don't have a car and you just missed the shuttle bus, stop in and get all you need at The Emporium!

VWK (The Grainary) (3 stars in 2017) - The Grainary serves up a variety of specialty soups, salads and sandwiches!

Kennedy Union Crossing (Toss) (3 stars in 2017) - This state-of-the-art micro-restaurant feature a variety of specialty items. You will find daily specials, vegan & vegetarian- friendly foods, build-your-own options, flavors from around the globe as well as smoked & rottisseried meats.

Two Stars:
Brown Street Bistro
Catering / Riverview Cafe

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