TITLE

Buying Local Helps Earth, Say Operators

PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
FoodService Director;11/15/2011, Vol. 24 Issue 11, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents statistics on environmental practices and problems culled by the third Environmental Survey including the most serious environmental issues facing the earth, the environmental practices that foodservice operators and departments are doing to help the environment, and the materials that they recycle.
ACCESSION #
67212325

 

Related Articles

  • Easy being green: Concepts seek to make eco-friendly features pay. Ruggless, Ron // Nation's Restaurant News;2/27/2006, Vol. 40 Issue 9, p1 

    The article focuses on the environment-friendly concepts of several restaurants in the U.S. Chris Dahlander, founder of Dallas, Texas-based Snappy Salads, asserted that the concept reflects his values and thoughts about how to make a difference in the industry. Starbucks Coffee on the other hand...

  • Take Care Of Our Planet.  // Weekly Reader - Edition 2;Apr2009, Vol. 78, Special section p1 

    The article presents a discussion about taking care of the Earth and keeping it clean. On April 22, Earth Day is celebrated which reminds people to take care of the planet. People can keep Earth clean by doing the three Rs, reduce, reuse and recycle. Cool Globes, an art project, were started in...

  • Blue box blues. Baker, Shanna // British Columbia Magazine;Fall2006, Vol. 48 Issue 3, p10 

    The article presents statistics on a variety of topics related to recycling in Canada, including the percentage of British Columbians who consider helping the environment as important, very important or unimportant, the total average of paper consumption of an office worker every year and the...

  • Save the Planet. Osmond, Jessica // 21st Century;Feb91, Vol. 2 Issue 6, p23 

    The article presents tips on how to save planet Earth. One of the many ways to help save oceans and rainforests is by recycling various materials such as cans, bottles and paper. It is suggested to join environmental organizations such as Greenpeace. It is recommended to prefer pumps over...

  • 'Protecting the Planet Starts with Us'. GUTHRIE, JAMIE // Ellis County Press;3/28/2013, Vol. 21 Issue 51, p1 

    The article offers several steps for helping the planet Earth and save money such as switching to compact fluorescent light bulbs, using less water and reducing, reusing and recycling.

  • Going green to save green.  // Nation's Restaurant News;8/18/2008, Vol. 42 Issue 32, p31 

    The article discusses several green actions that are being done by restaurants to address the growing problems in the environment. It presents the utilization of reusable cups, energy-efficient practices and other environmentally sound activities. It also examines the possible pitfalls of the...

  • Eco-friendly ways bring in green. Jennings, Lisa // Nation's Restaurant News;10/1/2007, Vol. 41 Issue 39, p90 

    The article highlights green strategies employed by foodservice operators that can pay off in bigger sales and savings. Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants is working with the Green Task Force of the National Restaurant Association to pinpoint eco-practices for restaurant operators that can boost...

  • IS ACCESS EVERYTHING? MORAWSKI, CLARISSA; WILCOX, JASON // Resource Recycling;Feb2017, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p32 

    The article discusses U.S. recycling system which aims to determine the scope of recycling programs in the U.S. along with presenting statics related to several recycling services. Topics discussed include Americans access to some or the either source of recycling; a report on the nations...

  • GUIDE TO HELPING THE PLANET HEAL.  // Jack & Jill;Mar/Apr2010, Vol. 72 Issue 2, p7 

    The article provides tips on how to protect the environment which include throwing trash in trash cans, recycling and turning off lights not in use to save energy.

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