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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.

Overall Rating Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison Shanna Eller
Submission Date Feb. 20, 2013
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STARS v1.2

University of North Carolina, Greensboro
SD-3: Food and Beverage Purchases

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Trey McDonald
Sustainability Coordinator
Sustainability Office
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The percentage of food and beverage expenditures that were processed within 100 miles of the institution by a company that is not publicly traded:
19

The percentage of food and beverage expenditures that were grown within 100 miles of the institution:
6

List what tool your institution is using to track this information (e.g. Center for Environmental Farming Systems or CBORD):
Internal purchasing records

List items procured for dining services from on-campus organic garden(s):

Garlic, onions, shallots, oregano, mint, basil, cilantro, thyme, rosemary, terragon, parsley, chives, broccoli, swiss chard, collard greens, cantaloupe, tomatoes, peppers.


The percentage of total food and beverage expenditures spent by dining services to procure items from on-campus organic garden(s):
1

List all Fair Trade certified items purchased:

Some Seattle's Best Coffee.


Dining Services staff volunteer to work in the plots in the UNCG Garden to obtain the items for the Dining Hall.

Information for this credit was provided by Kevin Deans, Executive Director of Dining Services at UNCG.

The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution and complete the Data Inquiry Form.