Food

General Services supports healthy food choices throughout its operations. The department’s vending machines feature healthy options. The department is embarking on a pilot compost collection program to work toward diverting food waste from the landfill, which is a major source of greenhouse gas emissions. This pilot program supports the Mayor’s Food Saver Challenge initiative.

Food News & Events

  • Eat Your Greens: A Vegetarian Journey

    By Maryam Muhammad, intern with the Division of Sustainability, Summer 2018

    Before I was even born, it was decided that I would be vegetarian. Fast forward 20 years later and here I am, stirring turmeric and chia seed muffin mix with one hand (recipe below) and searching for the latest nutrition breakthroughs with the other.

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