The Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada studies indicate that there are 14 billion cups of coffee consumed every year in Canada.* Currently, take out coffee cups are not recyclable in Newfoundland and Labrador as they are usually wax-lined or made of styrofoam.
|Unrecyclable cups from a waste audit of the Facilities Management and Music buildings over a 24 hour period|
Lug your own mug to any of the Aramark Cafe locations in the Arts, Science, Engineering and Education buildings or the Queen Elizabeth II Library and recieve an environmental discount of 25 cents off your coffee or tea.
Aramark Cafes on campus serve 100% Fair Trade Coffee (CoffeECOmpany) and Rain Forest Alliance Certified teas helping to support sustainable development and ensure a fair deal for farmers across the globe!
Quote of the Week:
"Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does".
- William James
* Dept. of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada website