Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 61.73
Liaison Sean MacInnes
Submission Date Feb. 28, 2014
Executive Letter Download

STARS v1.2

University of North Carolina, Greensboro
SD-3: Food and Beverage Purchases

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete N/A Anneliese Hitcho
Student Worker
Office of Sustainability
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

The percentage of food and beverage expenditures that were processed within 100 miles of the institution by a company that is not publicly traded:

The percentage of food and beverage expenditures that were grown within 100 miles of the institution:

List what tool your institution is using to track this information (e.g. Center for Environmental Farming Systems or CBORD):
Internal purchasing records

List items procured for dining services from on-campus organic garden(s):

Garlic, onions, shallots, oregano, mint, basil, cilantro, thyme, rosemary, terragon, parsley, chives, broccoli, swiss chard, collard greens, cantaloupe, tomatoes, peppers.

The percentage of total food and beverage expenditures spent by dining services to procure items from on-campus organic garden(s):

List all Fair Trade certified items purchased:

Some Seattle's Best Coffee.

Dining Services staff volunteer to work in the plots in the UNCG Garden to obtain the items for the Dining Hall.

Information for this credit was provided by Kevin Deans, Executive Director of Dining Services at UNCG.

The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution or simply email your inquiry to stars@aashe.org.