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March 1, 2021

Six Reasons Anaerobic Digesters Aren’t as Environmentally Friendly as You Think

If you’re going to make a decision to divert your food waste and reduce your carbon footprint, then it makes sense to choose the option with the lowest environmental impact. Consider these six reasons anaerobic digesters aren’t necessarily the most environmentally friendly option for the disposal of food waste.

February 24, 2021

Three Reasons Why Sustainability Matters in the Kitchen

During unconventional times, sustainability is a key strategy to staying afloat and in some cases ahead of the competition. We’ve summarized our experience and findings into three reasons why you should focus on building sustainability in your commercial and campus kitchen.

February 16, 2021

How Food Waste Impacts the Ocean

Most people are familiar with the impact that food waste has on landfills. Food waste accounts for 3 billion tons of carbon emissions annually. In the United States, it accounts for 18% of the country’s methane pollution, a greenhouse gas that’s 87 times more potent than carbon dioxide. However, the impact that food waste has on the ocean has worse lingering effects.

January 27, 2021

The Wasteful Secrets Behind Small Island Tourism

Destination island resorts are plagued by the exacerbated costs of managing and transporting waste. Although there has been an impact on the environment in the past, it’s not too late to make a difference. In this article, we discuss how these modern waste management solutions can help […]

October 1, 2019

Foodservice Operations Can Mitigate Climate Change

The latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report highlights the urgency of prioritizing timely, ambitious, and coordinated action to address unprecedented and enduring changes in the ocean and cryosphere. Businesses in the foodservice industry can play an important role in carbon mitigation.

September 14, 2019

Should Wastewater Treatment Plants Worry About Food Waste?

Many cities are actively discouraging homeowners from using in-sink waste food disposal and urge residents to include food waste such as scraps and leftovers in the same green bin as yard waste. But offering a waste food recycling program to multi-family residential buildings and commercial foodservice operators requires a different approach.

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