The average American consumer spends 48% of his/her food budget dining out. At the times when you are not dining at a Certified Green Restaurant®, you can still encourage those restaurants to go green.
How? Click on the Suggestion Card on the left, print them out, carry them in your wallet, and leave them with the tip at your favorite restaurants. You can also talk with the manager at your favorite restaurants to let them know that you want them to go green… in a way that is transparent and certified by the Green Restaurant Association. Don’t underestimate the power of a courteous suggestion to a manager or waiter/waitress.
You can also email your favorite restaurant to encourage them to become a Certified Green Restaurant®.
Here is a sample email you can send: