6 Steps to Certification
Source disposable products that are compostable, biodegradable, recyclable, or made from recycled content. No polystyrene (aka Styrofoam).
Recycle all items recognized as recyclable and accepted by the City of Memphis.
Collect pre-consumed fruit, vegetable, coffee grounds, eggshell scraps, and other compostable waste.
Green Cleaning Products
Reduce the use of toxic cleaners wherever possible and replace with plant-based and/or biodegradable cleaners.
Complete an energy audit and take steps to reduce and conserve vital energy and water.
Properly maintain grease traps and kitchen hoods, and ensure kitchen, front of house, and outside areas are clean and free of debris at all times.