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Dining leader on panel to promote food safety and sustainability

Dining leader on panel to promote food safety and sustainability

Paper or Plastic and Other Food Myths will be presented on campus March 11 by a panel including Carol Petersen, Director of Dining Services at University of Northern Iowa. 
The panel also includes:

Dr. Catherin Zeman of the Recycle Reuse Technology Transfer Center
Joe Bolick of the Iowa Waste Reduction Center
Mike Smith of HyVee
Bill Snitker of Hockenberg

Which is better -- paper of plastic?  Is it healthier to use a cloth shopping bag? Are plastic microwave containers healthy?  What can companies do to reduce, reuse and recyle?  These questions and more will be part of the panel's program on Tuesday , 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. at University Room, Maucker Union.

The program is part of the Reacher for Higher Ground initiative.  Food Matters is the 2013-14 theme for Reaching for Higher Ground.

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