21 Sep '12, 3pm

Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle your food - don't waste it ! Learn how #foodrecovery #smm

Food service providers (e.g., supermarkets, institutions, restaurants) produce a significant amount of food waste each day. EPA is encouraging these large-scale food waste generators to manage their surplus food and to implement a food waste diversion program. Putting Surplus Food to Good Use: A How-To Guide for Food Service Providers (PDF) (2 pp, 208K, about PDF ) uses the food waste recovery hierarchy to help these businesses find productive ways to use their surplus food. Separating and managing food scraps can result in both economic and environmental benefits.

Full article: http://www.epa.gov/epawaste/conserve/materials/organics/f...

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