food waste


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Noun1.food waste - food that is discarded (as from a kitchen)food waste - food that is discarded (as from a kitchen)
waste, waste material, waste matter, waste product - any materials unused and rejected as worthless or unwanted; "they collect the waste once a week"; "much of the waste material is carried off in the sewers"
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It is going to take more than the sum of individual solutions to solve the issues around food waste.
The group visited Severn Trent Green Power's PS13 million food waste anaerobic digestion plant in Coleshill.
The food waste that go to Canadian landfills come from both residential and commercial sectors.
New insights on how to reduce household food waste can help industry target their activity and enable their customers to waste less and save money.
A COUNTY Durham-based food waste collection and disposal company is working with food catering specialists Taylor Shaw to process the leftover food waste from over 200 schools across Durham for the production of biogas.
A WASTE-TO-ENERGY firm is going into the classroom to teach pupils about the effects of too much food waste.
A first-ever study of food waste data across the food manufacturing and retail sectors was recently issued by the Food Waste Reduction Alliance (FWRA), a cross-sector industry initiative led by the Grocery Manufacturers Association, the Food Marketing Institute and the National Restaurant Association.
We recognized food waste as an emerging, critical issue," says Jeanne von Zastrow, FMI's senior director of sustainability and industry relations.
Food Waste Challenge builds upon the success of EPA's Food Recovery Challenge to help more Americans do their part to reduce food waste.
Food Waste Challenge, calling on those across the food chain--including producer groups, processors, manufacturers, retailers, communities and other government agencies--to join the effort to reduce, recover and recycle food waste.
USDA and the Environmental Protection Agency have joined in an initiative aimed at reducing food waste and at recovering and, when possible, recycling it.
This decision is an important step for Dow, based on the objectives of both organizations to address the global issue of food shortage and food waste.

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