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The City of Portland, Oregon

Sustainability at Work

Providing free tools and expertise to achieve your goals

Phone: 503-823-7037


How to prevent food waste

  • Portland restaurants share how they’re minimizing food waste.

Food waste stops with me

Find out how to minimize food waste through prevention, donation and compost.

How to avoid food waste: Free tools and assistance

How to spot hard-to-find food waste at your restaurant. Plus, free tools to help reduce it.

Tips from your peers: How local restaurants minimize food waste

Portland restaurants, bakeries and breweries share their strategies to reduce wasted food.

Tips from Fire on the Mountain

Feedback loops, staff engagement and customer support all help reduce food waste.

Tips from Pizzacato

Employee training and menu planning help Pizzacato avoid food waste.

Tips from ¿Por Qué No?

Employees' ideas drive improvements that reduce food waste.