Blog : 900 Degrees Commits to Going Green

By Madelaine | Feb 4, 2014 | in

“900 Degrees, LLC, is devoted to minimizing its carbon footprint in order to reduce the impact on the environment and protect our natural resources for years to come.” — 900 Degrees Environmental Mission Statement

900 Degrees Pizzaria, with locations in Manchester and Epping, is a New Hampshire favorite for delicious Italian foods. But did you know about all the ways it has been going green? 900 Degrees has taken many steps to reduce its carbon footprint is constantly employing new methods to improve. It believes there are five major areas to focus on in improving environmental procedures: energy efficiency, water conservation, waste reduction, hazardous-waste reduction, and education.

900 Degrees has made changes in all five areas to be kinder to our environment. Just a few of those include installing low-flow pre-wash rise devices in the kitchen to save water, LED exit signs and occupancy sensors in restrooms to control lighting, and energy efficient fluorescent lighting throughout the restaurant to save energy.

Organic and locally produced food is used whenever possible to reduce transportation pollution. Its menu also offers eight organic wine options. These choices are grown organically, bio-dynamically and/or through sustainable farming.

900 Degrees has gone out of its way to communicate with vendors ensuring that the products delivered to its two locations are packaged in the most environmentally friendly way possible. All of its employees are educated about its environmental programs and proper green procedures. 900 Degrees even reaches out it to its community via email, newspaper, and its Web site to educate the community on its green initiatives.

There is no doubt that 900 Degrees offers a high caliber menu of green initiatives! If you’d like to learn more about them, click here.

Green Alliance Members save 10 percent off of all food and drinks at 900 Degrees! To become a GA member, click here.