Healthy Local Food

Loras College Examples

Food (ARAMARK, Business Office)

  1. Concessions at athletic and other events
  2. Campus Dining (ARAMARK)
  3. Vending services

SHORT-TERM RECOMMENDATIONS:

  • utilize reusable plates and utensils
  • implement a tray-less policy
  • eliminate the use of Styrofoam and non-recyclable plastics (i.e., #6)
  • continue to recycle plastic, paper, cardboard, metal
  • purchase supplies from local producers, whenever possible
  • implement on-site composting of all food waste
  • offer more non-meat food options
  • eliminate pre-packaged food items as much as possible
  • discontinue sale of bottled water
  • implement a drink refill policy that would include all refillable cups, rather than just those sold by ARAMARK

City of Dubuque Examples

http://www.sustainabledubuque.org/index.cfm?nodeID=51692&audienceID=1

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