TITLE

Massachusetts plans food waste ban in '14

AUTHOR(S)
Kavanaugh, Catherine
PUB. DATE
July 2013
SOURCE
Waste & Recycling News;7/22/2013, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p0003
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Massachusetts plans to ban food waste as of July 22, 2013. The state's Energy and Environmental Affairs said that under the proposed commercial food disposal ban, food scraps will be turned into clean energy. The ban is expected to affect large restaurants, hospitals universities and hotels and will involve shipping of food waste to a facility that will use anaerobic digestion to convert it into biogas.
ACCESSION #
89388712

 

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