TITLE

EcoClamshell a Hit

PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
FoodService Director;6/15/2008, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the use of the EcoClamshell reusable take-away container at Eckerd College in Saint Petersburg, Florida. Designed by 2007 graduate Audrey Copeland, the container is replacing polystyrene containers used at the college. Students pay a onetime fee of $5, which helps fund replacements or new clamshell purchases.
ACCESSION #
35571885

 

Related Articles

  • Eckerd College. Daniels, Diana // 21st Century;Apr96, Vol. 7 Issue 8, p22 

    The article describes Eckerd College in Saint Petersburg, Florida. There are 1350 students and 90 full-time faculty members at the 267-acre campus. A tour is provided for visitors, which involves seeing the athletic fields and the main classroom buildings. Student visitors are also allowed to...

  • Fruit container firm adopts recycling for a greener ethos.  // Horticulture Week;2/17/2012, p29 

    The article provides information related to the manufacture of compostable packaging containers by an Italian fruit container manufacturer.

  • More KEG - More DIVERSITY.  // Drink Technology & Marketing;Nov2016, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p37 

    The article focuses on the use of reusable container systems for beverages from Schafer Container Systems to be exhibited at the BrauBeviale 2016 expo in Nuremberg, Germany in November 2016.

  • COLLEGE COLLABORATIONS. Weingarten, Abby // Biz941;Apr/May2014, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p45 

    The article offers information on the initiative called Gulf Coast College Collaborative (GC3) which comprises the leaders from several colleges including State College of Florida, Eckerd College, and Florida State University. Topics discussed include the aim of the initiative to help in...

  • Ohio university adds reusable container program. Holbrook, Jessica // Plastics News;8/12/2013, Vol. 25 Issue 21, p0013 

    The article discusses G.E.T.'s Eco-Takeouts program conceived by a college student where students pay a one-time charge for the polypropylene containers when buying food to-go on campus then rinse out the container and return it to receptacles on campus. Topics discussed include a growing...

  • National Lab Kicks Polystyrene Habit.  // FoodService Director;9/15/2008, Vol. 21 Issue 9, p15 

    The article reports on the switch from polystyrene to-go containers to all recyclable or reusable products in the cafeteria in the Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) in New Mexico. Vance Boone, foodservice director at the Aramark-operated cafeteria, says that the initiatives began with the...

  • Seniors Stay for Furry Friends.  // University Business;Sep2012, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p14 

    The article informs that several universities and colleges including the Saint Mary's College of Indiana, the Eckerd College of Florida and the Stetson University of Florida have allowed the students to stay with pets in the campus.

  • Condo of the Mind.  // Time;1/19/1981, Vol. 117 Issue 3, p71 

    The article reports on the plans of Eckerd College in Saint Petersburg, Florida to provide residential facilities for senior citizens as part of its undergraduate program. The college wants to put up 500 condominiums and a 270-unit high-rises complete with nearby shopping center, conference...

  • Eckerd College will open new science building.  // American School & University Exclusive Insight;12/7/2012, p2 

    The article reports that Eckerd College in Saint Petersburg, Florida will open the James Center for Molecular and Life Sciences, a 25 million dollars eco-friendly science building that uses reclaimed water for its heating and ventilation system.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics