Monthly Archives: June 2016

Grocery Stewardship Certification program helps students understand the environmental impact of grocery stores

on June 28, 2016 Energy efficiency, food waste, waste management, Water consumption and Tags: , , , , , , , with 0 comments

Students in Manomet Councilor Deb Harrison’s AP Environmental Science class at Noble and Greenough school in Dedham, MA are using the Grocery Stewardship Certification (GSC) as the basis for a lesson on environmental impact and business sustainability.  Students visited several local supermarkets and walked through the public areas of the store to assess how the […]

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GSC Program Manager Peter Cooke shares sustainability tips with National Co+op Grocers members

on June 22, 2016 Energy efficiency, Staff updates, Uncategorized and Tags: , , , with 0 comments

In mid-June, GSC Program Manager Peter Cooke presented the ‘top 10 operational things grocery stores can do to be more efficient’ to members of the National Co+op Grocers as part of their member webinar series on preventative maintenance.  After outlining how the Grocery Stewardship Certification program can be used for any size store or chain […]

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