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New England takes a bite out of Food Waste

Commercial composting facility - photo courtesy of NPR.org
Commercial composting facility – photo courtesy of NPR.org

Vermont, Massachusetts, and Connecticut all have laws limiting the amount of food that producers, stores, and food providers can to send to landfills. Instead of throwing away excess food, businesses and institutions must donate it to organizations that will use it to help feed the needy. Or they may transfer it to facilities that compost or otherwise productively use it. Continue reading New England takes a bite out of Food Waste

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