Reusable Bags

FoodService Director - Steal this idea - Rick Balfour - Calvin College - reusable bagsRick Balfour
Dir. of Dining, Creative Dining Svcs.
Calvin College
Grand Rapids, Mich.

We introduced reusuable cloth lunch bags. For the first few months we handed out a lunch bag with all new orders and told the students to reuse them. They are also available for purchase for $1.50. Participation has been wonderful. We have an average of 50 to 60 sack lunches a day. With about 180 lunches during the year, we saved more than 11,000 paper bags.
 

 
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