University Dining Certified as Green Restaurant

Over the summer, Columbia Dining was designated as Level 1 Certified Green Restaurants® by the Green Restaurant Association.

November 09, 2016

The Green Restaurant Association has pioneered the Green Restaurant® movement as the leading voice within the industry, encouraging restaurants to green their operations using transparent, science-based certification standards.

Columbia Dining was awarded this recognition based on standards met in seven categories: water efficiency, waste reduction and recycling, sustainable durable goods and building materials, sustainable food, energy, reusables and environmentally friendly disposables, and chemical/pollution reduction.