Learn about food donation practices at two businesses as they partner with food rescue organizations to successfully divert nutritious food from disposal and provide it to people in need.
Learn how Boston Public Market, with the help of RecyclingWorks, donates surplus food and compost food scraps.
Learn how America’s Food Basket stores worked with CERO, an employee-owned cooperative, and RecyclingWorks to implement a successful composting program.
Big Y foods began diverting food waste from disposal in the mid 1990s. Today, all the stores recycle cardboard, paper, and film plastics, and more than 80% of the Big Y locations in Massachusetts have active composting programs.