Reusable To-Go Containers Catch on at UT
- Meagan Jones, R.D. // FoodService Director;12/15/2011, Vol. 24 Issue 12, p20
An interview with dietitian Meagan Jones, environmental specialist for Housing & Food Service at the University of Texas at Austin, is presented, wherein she relates her proudest accomplishment, the best career advice she has given, and the biggest challenge she has had to overcome.
- Lighter Lunches. // Organic Gardening;Aug-Oct2009, Vol. 56 Issue 6, p47
The article features various green products that help prevent lunch waste including Laptop Lunch System, available at laptoplunches.com, 3 Tier Action Pack, available at to-goware.com, and Lunch Kit, available at kidskonserve.com.
- Green Bag It. McGovern, Nicole // Kiwi;Aug/Sep2010, p50
The article presents information on several eco-friendly lunch bags available in the U.S. market in August 2010 including the Kids Konserve reusable lunch sack, the Greensmart Margay Neogreene Lunchbox, and the Go Green Lunch Box.
- goods. // Vegetarian Times;Jan2006, Issue 337, p14
Evaluates several earth-friendly products. Winter Wonder Balm and Sore Muscle Rub from Badger; Eco-friendly firelogs from Cleanflame; Spice Set food containers from Montecito Country Kitchen; Kitchen utensils from Good Cook's Monarch Collection.
- What's New? Ask Nancy. // Fancy Food & Culinary Products;Oct/Nov2010, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p8
The article presents information on food and food-related products which includes tortilla warmers from Cameron's Products, three new flavors of granola made from whole-grain from Metropolitan Bakery and the Eco-friendly The Refill And Save Program of Ariston Specialties.
- GREEN SCENE. NGUYEN, LISA // Women's Fitness;Feb2015, Issue 136, p23
The article offers information on several environment-friendly products including the Rejuvenating Moisturiser from LoveLula, the Glastenbury Sneakers from Timberland and the Keep Leaf reusable sandwich bags from By Nature.
- Healthy Lunches. // Working Mother;Aug/Sep2010, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p86
The article offers information on several products which can be used as an alternative for plastic food packaging materials. It explains that plastic lunchboxes and packaging materials contain the chemical bisphenol A (BPA) which can leach into the food cause obesity and attention deficit...
- DETOX YOUR LIFE. Isaacs, Nora // Natural Health;Dec2008/Jan2009, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p62
The article offers tips on how to eliminate chemicals, freshen the air and restore restful energy to every room in the house. It is advised to store the food in glass containers, avoid harsh detergents and chemicals in commercial cleaning products, choose natural fibers to avoid pesticide...
- 'Cardboard can' uses environmental argument. // CanTech International;Sep/Oct2005, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p7
Reports that Cambridge, England-based Scientific Generics has designed a beverage container which it claims could combat the effect that products such as metal cans are having on the environment. Prototype supposedly with similar qualities to conventional cans, being water-proof and gas tight.