Sustainable Food

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​Cardiff Met first in Wales to be awarded Silver rating with the Sustainable Restaurant Association

Catering at Cardiff Metropolitan University has recently been awarded a silver rating for their business practices, by the Restaurant Association. They are the first in Wales to win such accolade.
 
The Sustainable Restaurant Association ‘commends Cardiff Metropolitan University on its sustainability initiatives and commitment to ethical best practices. The areas in which it performed well in the SRA Sustainability Rating should be promoted to inspire other UK universities and to showcase the work that Cardiff Met has put into making itself a sustainable university.’


 http://campaigns.cardiffmet.ac.uk/documents/sustainability/eatwellbaguettefilling.pdf

SRA - Food made good report 2016​


 

Fairtrade 

FAIRTRADE

    At Cardiff Metropolitan University we are passionate about Fairtrade     and have been supporting and selling Fairtrade products since 2003.     In 2007 the University obtained Fairtrade status and continues to           support activity to support Fair trade.​

Coolearth LOCALLY SOURCED

Cardiff Metropolitan University use locally sourced food wherever possible and 65% of our suppliers are within 40 miles of the University. We follow a strict food policy which ensures ethical, sustainable procurement of all food.

RainForest Alliance 

RAINFOREST ALLIANCE

The Atrium café, The Bench café and the gallery all serve 100% coffee is sourced from Rainforest Alliance Certified farms which mean that the farms and people this coffee comes from are carefully supported and sustained. So you can be confident that whenever you drink a Coffee on site you’re helping to support coffee growers and their communities.