Green Suppliers

EcoWise Systems

Steve Mecca
(401) 560-0050

EcoWise Systems offers water and energy management services as well as innovative, water and energy conservation products - including the EcoDisc green cleaning, water saving solution for urinals, high efficiency showerheads, faucets, toilets and commercial kitchen pre-rinse spray valves that help homeowners, restaurants, hotels and all other commercial businesses reduce their ecological footprint while saving substantial amounts of money on water and energy related expenses.


Falvey Linen Supply

Jim OHara
50 Burnham Avenue
Cranston, RI 02910
Jimohara@falveylinen.com
www.falveylinen.com

Falvey Linen Supply has been a charter member with the Laundry Environmental Stewardship Program (Laundry ESP) since its inception in 1999. They are committed to cost-effective and flexible programs designed to raise the environmental performance of textile service. Industry standards were set in 1999, when ESP set the following resource conservation and pollutant reduction goals. As always, Falvey Linen is committed, and excels at promoting these programs.

  • A 10-25% reduction in the gallons of water used per pound of textiles laundered.

A significant reduction in pollutant equivalents discharged to sewers.

These goals, as evaluated through 2002 and based on a 1997 baseline, have been met. New Goals are being formulated for the years to come!


Green Gorilla Cleaning LLC

Cliff Morin
10 Belair Drive
Chepachet RI, 02814
(401) 255-5751
Cliff@uvteam.net
www.uvteam.net

Green Gorilla Cleaning is a hospitality-based cleaning company that uses state of the art testing meters to assure that surfaces are completely cleaned. We also use the industries only EPA registered long term antimicrobial bonding agent, which is USDA approved for use on food handling surfaces. Unlike traditional disinfectants that evaporate after a few minutes, our product forms a permanent bond with surfaces and continues to kill bacteria, mold and fungi for extended periods of time. We can remove oils and greases from any surface or fabric, including carpets - using non-toxic and environmentally friendly products. With the explosion of drug resistant "Super Bugs"; your disinfection protocols are more important than ever.

  • Grease Traps and Drain Lines
  • Odor Control
  • Surface Sanitation Testing
  • Long-Term Antimicrobial Treatment
  • Oil and Grease Stain Removal
  • Air Cleaning System

Newport Biodiesel

Chris Benzak
312 Connell Highway
Newport, RI 02840
(401) 846-1117
chris@newportbiodiesel.com

Newport Biodiesel provides free collection of used vegetable oil. The company uses the recycled oil to produce biodiesel, a clean burning alternative fuel. The fuel can be used in diesel engines or in oil furnaces with little or no modification necessary. Restaurants that recycle their vegetable oils for use as biodiesel will receive points towards the RI Hospitality Green Certification program.


Recycled Paper Printing

Linda Dempsey
12 Channel Street
Boston, MA 02210
(646) 296-8753
lindad@recycledpaper.com
www.recycledpaper.com

Recycled Paper Printing is the nation’s oldest printer that prints exclusively on recycled papers. For over 26 years, we have printed on recycled papers. Recycled papers are not just something we offer, it’s all we sell. We’re committed to providing the most environmentally responsible printing availabe. We are experts at printing on recycled papers using soy-based inks. We buy all our electricity from wind-power. And, some of our papers are made with wind or water power. We are also FSC-certified. We can also help you design your piece to minimize paper waste. Call us any time for printing and mailing quotes.


TriMark United East

Joe Christie
(800) 556-7338
jchristie@trimarkusa.com

TriMark United East stocks a full line of energy saving and Earth conscious foodservice products. Energy Star rated products and supplies that have been endorsed by the Green Restaurant Association are always in inventory. Ask a TriMark United East salesperson about environmentally friendly products that are especially designed to cope with today’s ecology issues. TriMark United East can assist you in your goal to reduce, reuse and recycle in all areas of your foodservice operation.