Sustainability

Sustainability On Campus

Campus-Wide
Earth Day Festival
Recyclemania
Big Red’s Bike Program & One Group
Sustainability Committee Member
Sustainability Purchases Committee Member
Fair-trade Steering Commitee Leader
Green Team Leader

Fresh Food Company 
Farm to Campus 
Tray-less Dining
Composting all Pre- & Post-Consumer Food Waste
Local Purchasing

Java City
EcoGrounds Coffees are Fair-Trade or Rain Forest
Alliance Certified Coffees
Reusable Mugs
Coffee Grounds are Composted by the WKU Gardening Crew to use in the CampusGardens
Recycles Plastic Milk Containers
All Bewley's Hot Teas are Fair Trade, Including Chai Tea
No Plastic Bags or Styrofoam
Local Products - Udderly Kentucky Milk

Einstein Bros. Bagels
Features Tribecca Blend Coffee
No Plastic Bags or Styrofoam
Coffee Grounds are Composted by the WKU Gardening Crew to use in the CampusGardens

Starbucks
Fair Trade Yukon & Italian Roast Coffee Blends
Coffee Grounds are Composted by the WKU Gardening Crew to use in the CampusGardens
Local Products - Udderly Kentucky Milk
All wood used in the construction is reclaimed/recycled

DSU Food Court and RedZone
Composting all Pre-Consumer Food Waste

Garrett Conference Center
Fair Trade Bewley's Tea
Local Products - Udderly KY Milk

DaVinci's
No Plastic Bags or Styrofoam

Burger Studio
All Eco-Friendly Packaging
All Building Materials made from recycled products

Convenience Stores
Organic & Natural Foods
Eco-friendly Cleaning Supplies
Divine Grand Fair-trade Chocolate
KY Proud Products Available - Ale 8, Chaney’s Dairy Barn (Big Red Rumble IceCream) and Udderly KY Milk

All Locations
Recycle Used Cooking Oil
Use Eco-Cleaning Products
Use Eco-Friendly Napkins
Recycle Cardboard

Business & Marketing Offices
Uses A Local “Green Printer” For Printing Our 
Promotional Materials, 
Using Recycled Paper And Soy Inks.
Uses Recycled Copy Paper
Uses "Green Seal Certified" Cleaning Products

ARAMARK Corp.
Sustainable Food Practices
Buying Locally
Green Cleaning
Energy & Water Management Programs
Waste Stream Management
Waste Reduction
Responsible Procurement - Purchasing From Other Eco-conscious Businesses
Green Buildings - Integrating Energy Efficient And Environmentally
Friendly Construction In New Building Projects.
Transportation - In 2007 35% Of Fleet Vehicles Were Hybrid Or Flex Fuel.