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Massachusetts companies are turning to ‘anaerobic digesters’ to dispose of food waste

Massachusetts companies that generate more than half a ton of food waste a week can no longer send it to landfills or incinerators. This has created a demand for "anaerobic digesters.

Massachusetts companies are turning to ‘anaerobic digesters’ to dispose of food waste2022-11-12T16:53:07+00:00

Mass. has too much food waste. Increasingly, it’s being used to make electricity

Massachusetts throws away almost one million tons of food waste every year. To help decrease this, the state has tightened its food waste ban; as of November, 2022, any business that generates more than a half a ton of food waste per week cannot send it to landfills or incinerators.

Mass. has too much food waste. Increasingly, it’s being used to make electricity2022-11-07T22:41:23+00:00

CBS News Boston: Eye on Earth – Massachusetts farm turning poop into power

At Jordan Dairy Farm in Rutland, the cows are doing two things – producing milk and poop, lots of poop. Cow manure to be specific. That may seem like a stinky problem. But it's how the farm is being powered.

CBS News Boston: Eye on Earth – Massachusetts farm turning poop into power2022-10-28T21:03:31+00:00

Nothing Wasted, Episode 165: Climate Change Warriors Unite at Vanguard Renewables

Meet Neil Smith, CEO of Vanguard Renewables, a leading company in the development of organics-to-renewable energy projects. In this NothingWasted! episode, we spoke with Smith about renewable agriculture, the power of partnerships, Vanguard’s expansion plans, and more.

Nothing Wasted, Episode 165: Climate Change Warriors Unite at Vanguard Renewables2022-09-20T18:58:05+00:00

Foodtank: Our Healing Begins in the Soil

Our food and agriculture systems are fundamentally broken. It’s no exaggeration to say that the warming planet, social inequities, and health epidemics bear this out. However, there’s real hope. We can heal ourselves, our communities, and our planet when we begin to participate once again in the creation of healthier food systems.

Foodtank: Our Healing Begins in the Soil2022-06-14T19:23:02+00:00

Anaerobic Digestion 101: How Vanguard Renewables takes Organic Waste and Makes Renewable Natural Gas

Vanguard Renewables’ Farm Powered process includes engineers, scientists, and a team of logistics experts to get inedible food and beverage waste to our recycling facilities or to our digesters. Not to mention our farm partners whose dairy cows are producing the manure that gets mixed with inedible food and beverage waste to make the magic happen.

Anaerobic Digestion 101: How Vanguard Renewables takes Organic Waste and Makes Renewable Natural Gas2022-06-10T19:26:07+00:00

Catch Vanguard Renewables Chief Sustainability Officer, David Darr, on the latest episode of The Dairy Download podcast

On the latest episode of The Dairy Download, we speak with two experts with decades of experience helping producers and processors advance their sustainability measures.

Catch Vanguard Renewables Chief Sustainability Officer, David Darr, on the latest episode of The Dairy Download podcast2022-05-20T13:40:56+00:00
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