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The Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System™ (STARS) is a transparent, self-reporting framework for colleges and universities to measure their sustainability performance.

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Liaison John Cook
Submission Date May 31, 2013
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University of California, Riverside
OP-T2-11: Reusable Container Discounts

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Gustavo Plascencia
Sustainability and Safety Manager
Dining
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Does campus dining operations offer discounts to customers who use reusable mugs instead of disposable cups in to-go food service operations?:
Yes

A brief description of the reusable mug program:

A discount of 15 cents is offered to customers who bring a reusable mug at our coffee venues.


Amount of the discount offered for using reusable mugs:
0.15

Description of other reusable food- or beverage-related programs (e.g. incentives for use of reusable bags, dishware, to-go containers):

Incoming freshmen are given reusable bags to use in our convenience stores. Hydration Stations are located in the Residence Halls and the HUB to reduce the use of bottled water.


The website URL where information about the reusable mug discount program is available:

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