For Your Planet
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Suffolk Dining Services continues to strengthen all of their efforts towards purchasing locally grown products and working with locally owned businesses. Look in our restaurants for our local product signs.
Who / What?
Suffolk Dining Services works with it's vendors to source items locally whenever possible. In addition, purchases are also made directly from local vendors including:
All year long as available, some items are definitely seasonal.
Fair Trade Products
Suffolk Dining Services has been serving Fair Trade coffee selections to their customers since 2002. Today Fair Trade coffee selections are offered at all locations on campus and from several coffee vendors.
Coffee - What Brand / Where?
We proudly brew Starbucks selections at all of our dining locations on campus. This coffee program offers both certified fair trade as well as rainforest alliance selections. The 73 Cafe boasts a Starbucks kiosk with hot and cold specialty drinks and our Sawyer café location offers Peet’s coffee.
Waste Reduction & Prevention
Suffolk Dining Services works hard to put green dining practices in place. These sustainable practices touch many areas of conservation including waste reduction, as well as waste prevention:
Water Conservation and Waste Water Prevention
A pilot program using a low flow spray head in our Donahue Café operation was so successful that it will be implemented throughout our dining locations
Food and Paper Waste Reduction and Prevention
How You Can Help
You can help us in our sustainability in a number of ways:
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Finding your favorite foods on campus is easy. We offer signature brands and menu selections that include just about any item imaginable.
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Natural materials, foods, and packaging, proper farming and trade practices, and recycling programs are just a few of our practices.
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