Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 61.37
Liaison Suzanne Davis
Submission Date Oct. 26, 2020

STARS v2.2

University of Queensland
IN-49: Innovation C

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 0.50
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Name or title of the innovative policy, practice, program, or outcome:
Green Caffeen

A brief description of the innovative policy, practice, program, or outcome that outlines how credit criteria are met and any positive measurable outcomes associated with the innovation:

UQ Unwrapped launched its ‘Choose to Reuse’ campaign with the main element being the introduction of Green Caffeen, a reusable cup network on the St Lucia Campus. All coffee outlets on campus are participating in the program with the exception of smaller outlets that do not have washing-up facilities. In the first 3 months over 8000 coffees have been served in Green Caffeen cups at UQ. Green Caffeen’s reusable cup scheme makes using a reusable cup a simple choice for coffee drinkers. Students and staff simply need to download the Green Caffeen app and sign up at no cost, they can then get a Green Caffeen reusable cup from a participating café. Consumers then return the cup to any Green Caffeen café, an as long as it is returned within 30 days, it is completely free to use.


Which of the following impact areas does the innovation most closely relate to? (select up to three):
Public Engagement
Food & Dining
Waste

A letter of affirmation from an individual with relevant expertise or a press release or publication featuring the innovation :
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The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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