Free compostable containers and gloves for restaurants
Last updated 12/3/2020 at 12:08pm
With more restaurants turning to take-out as the only means of financial survival during COVID-19 restrictions, they are using more compostable to-go containers and gloves, which can be costly.
Using Federal CARES Act funds, the city of Edmonds has been able to buy various-sized compostable containers and boxes of gloves to distribute to restaurants. These compostable containers are fully approved by Cedar Grove Composting for acceptance at their facility.
“We heard from the restaurant community, which has been among the most impacted by the COVID restrictions, about the challenges of on...