Overall Rating Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison Dorothea Von Herder
Submission Date Aug. 18, 2011
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Wellesley College
Tier2-8: Recycled Content Napkins

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Patrick Willoughby
Sustainability Director
Facilities
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Does the institution use recycled content napkins in its dining service operations?:
Yes

A brief description of the purchasing behavior:

All of the napkins purchased have 100% recycled content, and they are compostable as well. There are also 100% recycled content, compostable coffee cups, plates, utensils, and cold drink cups used during events and sometimes in the dining halls. These are made from potato and corn starch.


The website URL where information about the purchasing is available:

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