Register now! RecyclingWorks in Massachusetts, Associated Industries of Massachusetts, and the Economic Development Council of Western Massachusetts are co-hosting a symposium on food recovery across the EPA Food Recovery Hierarchy. Learn how to decide whether source reduction, food donation, animal feed, anaerobic digestion, and/or composting might be a good match for your business.
3:00 – 3:15 Registration & Meet and Greet
3:15 – 3:30 Welcome, RecyclingWorks, and MassDEP Updates
Associated Industries of Massachusetts, Bob Rio
RecyclingWorks in MA, Emily Fabel
MassDEP, John Fischer
3:30 – 3:50 Food Recovery at UMass Amherst
University of Massachusetts, Garett DiStefano
3:50 – 4:40 Food Recovery Panel
Stop & Shop, Roger Beliveau
Log Cabin Restaurant, Peter Rosskothen
River Valley Market, Rochelle Prunty
Brew Practitioners, Joe Eckler
4:40 – 5:00 Q & A
5:00 – 6:00 Networking Cocktail Hour
Attendees will hear success stories from The University of Massachusetts Amherst, Stop & Shop, Log Cabin Restaurant, River Valley Market, and Brew Practitioners about diverting food scraps and surplus prepared food from disposal. Online registration is closed, but registration will be open at the door.