Courtesy Piazza Produce Inc.Scott Lutocka, center, facilities manager for Piazza Produce Inc., receives Heritage Interactive's zero waste to landfill award from Amy Moreland and Lori Colpaert.Indianapolis-based wholesale foodservice distributor Piazza Produce Inc. was honored for its sustainability practices by Heritage Interactive Services and its IS2 Data division.
Piazza Produce received the “A World of Difference” award Feb. 18.
In 2012, the company received the Indianapolis sustainability award in the reduce, reuse and recycle category for its Piazza Zero Waste project. Zero waste is defined as a diversion of more than 90% of waste from landfills and incinerators. That number stands at 100% at the wholesaler, according to a news release.