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2016.08.31
Waste Reduction Program in HKUST Canteens

Our eating habits have significant environmental impact. It is a key driver of climate change. To promote the practice of “use less, waste less”, with the joint efforts of most caterers on campus, we shall re-launch the “Less Rice for $1 Less” and “Bring Your Own Reusable Container” programs with effect from 1 September 2016:

 

A. “Less Rice for $1 Less”

Objective: to promote less food wastage.

Mechanism: purchase any of the following food dishes and ask for less rice (1/3 of the rice portion) to enjoy a discount of $1.

OutletsFood items
Coffee Shop All hot meals with rice.
LG1 Can.teen II Rice dishes with BBQ food; rice dishes with two toppings.
LG7 Asia Pacific Catering All rice dishes except those pre-portioned, for examples, baked rice & spaghetti, and steamed rice.
LG7 Gold Rice Bowl Delicious Food Rice dishes with two toppings.
LG7 Milano Fresh All rice dishes.
LSK Business Building Restaurant Rice dishes with BBQ food; rice dishes with two toppings; rice dishes western style.
Seafront Cafeteria All rice dishes.

 

B. “Bring Your Own Reusable Container”

Objective: to promote less disposable packaging.

Mechanism: purchase any of the following food dishes for takeaway with you own reusable container to enjoy a cash rebate of $1.

OutletsFood items
Coffee Shop All hot meals.
LG1 Can.teen II Rice dishes with BBQ food; rice dishes with two toppings; salad bar.
LG7 Asia Pacific Catering All rice dishes except those pre-portioned, for examples, baked rice & spaghetti, and steamed rice.
LG7 Gold Rice Bowl Delicious Food Rice dishes with two toppings.
LG7 Milano Fresh Salad bar.
LSK Business Building Restaurant Rice dishes with BBQ food; rice dishes with two toppings; rice dishes western dishes.
Seafront Cafeteria All rice dishes.

 

# Please take note that the above food items are subject to change without prior notice.

## Discounts can be used in conjunction with each other (except LG1 Can.teen II).

 

We appreciate your great support and commitment to our environment — we could not do the good work without you!

 

Organized by: 

Campus Services Office, HSEO Sustainaility Unit

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