NJHEPS | New Jersey Higher Education Partnership for Sustainability
New Jersey Higher Education
Partnership for Sustainability
 

Join U.S. Environmental Protection Agency‘s FOOD RECOVERY CHALLENGE SUMMIT

  • 25 Jul 2012
  • 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Rutgers University: Busch Dining Hall, 608 Bartholomew Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854

NJAPPA (New Jersey Association for Higher Education Facilities Officers) & NACUFS (National Association of College and University Food Services) are pleased to invite you to join the EPA at Rutgers University on July 25, from 10-2, to find out more about the EPA’s Food Recovery Challenge (FRC).  Please extend this invitation to your dining service or catering division at your institution. The FRC is part of the WasteWise Program which provides opportunities for participants to save money and reduce their carbon footprint.

Program Learning Objectives include: 
•    Source Reduction:  (organizations tend to purchase more product than necessary resulting in excess costs and increase in carbon footprint cradle to grave)
•    Resource Recovery:  (recycling/composting , bio-digester, veggie-watt options)
•    Benefits of FRC Partnerships (free access to technical support, web based data management, educational materials as well as Easy reporting of data)
•    Reward incentives: (how to apply for and receive EPA awards and recognition, national recognition among your peers)

Registration is free:  

http://www.erappa.org/NJAPPA/index.php?option=com_dtregister

Location: Busch Dining Hall, 608 Bartholomew Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854.  For directions, click here: 

http://rumaps.rutgers.edu/?id=C70944

Time:  9:30 AM-2:00 PM  Continental Breakfast, Lunch Included & Tour included

    

http://www.nacufs.org    http://www.erappa.org/NJAPPA/    www.epa.gov/wastewise

The New Jersey Higher Education Partnership for Sustainability
     c/o Ramapo College of New Jersey - SSHS
505 Ramapo Valley Rd, Mahwah, NJ 07430
Phone:(201)684-7830 | Fax:(201)684-7932
Email - njheps@gmail.com

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