Picnicking For The Environment
- Cafeteria Composting. Jacobsen, Bradley // Waste Age;Apr2000, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p93
Details findings of a study, conducted by DSM Environmental Services Inc. and sponsored by the American Forest & Paper Association, on the characteristics and compostability of food service organics at the Dartmouth College in Dartmouth, New Hampshire. Rate of degradation of laminated paper...
- Stanford Compost Program Takes Hold. // FoodService Director;9/15/2007, Vol. 20 Issue 9, p8
The article reports that two Stanford University students brought their research on composting to two fast-casual restaurants on campus, the Moonbeam and Clad! cafes. The cafes began to stock biodegradable serviceware at an extra cost of 15 cents per meal an alternative that about a third of...
- Campus composts. // FoodService Director;11/15/2006, Vol. 19 Issue 11, p1
The article reports on the launch of a program in which everything from food to tableware was designed to be recycled as compost by the Portland State University in Oregon. Dubbed as A Midnight Breakfast, the program aims to educate students about recycling and composting. The university uses...
- K-State Composting Brings Food Waste Full Circle. // FoodService Director;6/15/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p6
The article offers information on a new composting program at Kansas State University in Manhattan, Kansas in 2009. It notes that this program is expected to bring Campus dining's food waste full circle. The dining services of K-State has collaborated with the campus' student farm and the...
- AT DARTMOUTH UNIV.: Kosher/Muslim unit planned. // FoodService Director;03/15/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p1
Unveils the plan of Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire to open a kosher/Muslim facility to cater to the Jewish and Muslim students on campus. Details on the planned facility; Total cost of the project.
- Dartmouth Opens Inter-Religious Dining Facility. // Black Issues in Higher Education;2/28/2002, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p22
Describes the campus dining hall, The Pavilion, at Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire established jointly by Muslim and Jewish students. Menu being offered in the dining hall; History of the food service; Example of food preparation.
- Medina County sorts it out at $8 million plant Freeman, Del // World Wastes;Jul1994, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p34
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- How to save millions by grasscycling. Graham, Beth // World Wastes;Jun97, Vol. 40 Issue 6, p42
Focuses on Montgomery County, Maryland residents' participation in a grasscycling and composting program. Expansion of the county's centralized compost facility; Recycling of yard trimmings; Organized effort through a variety of media.
- The compost hedge. Fickes, Michael // World Wastes;Jan1998, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p48
Analyzes the cost effectiveness of composting as an alternative method in recycling in the United States. Diversification moves of municipal solid waste managers; Limited number of managers interested in making financial investments in composting; Counties using composting as a waste management...