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https://powerknot.com/2022/05/19/how-food-waste-helps-maritime-vessels-achieve-decarbonization-goals/
2022-05-19
How food waste helps maritime vessels achieve decarbonization goals

Why is the maritime industry focused on decarbonization? The maritime industry currently accounts for a small percentage of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions — approximately 3.1% of annual global CO2 e...

https://powerknot.com/2022/04/30/new-strategy-helps-food-manufacturers-lower-waste-management-costs/
2022-04-30
New Strategy Helps Food Manufacturers Lower Waste Management Costs

Many food production organizations are finding, there’s a strong business case for taking action on sustainable food waste management. New technology solutions afford food production companies an op...

https://powerknot.com/2022/04/29/four-findings-from-the-carbon-summit-think-tank-on-regenerative-agriculture-and-food-waste
2022-04-29
Four Findings from the Carbon Summit Think Tank on Regenerative Agriculture and Food Waste

This year’s Carbon Summit, a platform designed to identify, promote, and scale sustainable solutions, was held in Boise, ID and focused on regional sustainability and regenerative agriculture. A pan...

https://powerknot.com/2022/04/18/what-can-go-in-a-biodigester/
2022-04-18
What can go in a biodigester?

It may be tempting to think of biodigesters as being similar to processes such as composting. The truth is, however, that a biodigester provides organizations with large food preparation areas far mor...

https://powerknot.com/2022/04/11/why-biodigesters-are-the-future-of-food-waste-management/
2022-04-11
Why Biodigesters are the Future of Food Waste Management

Today, more than a third of worldwide food production is lost or wasted each year, amounting to about 1.3 billion tons of waste food. Without change, experts predict that waste may grow to as much as...

https://powerknot.com/2022/04/06/how-the-new-sec-climate-disclosure-rule-may-affect-your-business/
2022-04-06
How the New SEC Climate Disclosure Rule May Affect Your Business

The SEC has unveiled a historic climate disclosure rules for companies. It would require businesses to report their (Scope 1) greenhouse gas emissions, how climate-related risks impact their business,...

https://powerknot.com/2022/04/05/what-are-scope-3-emissions/
2022-04-05
What are Scope 3 emissions?

Scope 3 emissions amount to 80% to 90% of an organization’s overall emissions, making this an excellent opportunity for action. By reducing food purchasing and mitigating off-site food waste disposa...

https://powerknot.com/2022/02/15/the-true-cost-of-owning-a-biodigester/
2022-02-15
The True Cost of Owning a biodigester

In this blog, we compare the cost of traditional waste management against a biodigester investment and lay bare the true cost of biodigester ownership....

https://powerknot.com/2022/01/31/how-food-waste-practices-can-support-net-zero-federal-emissions/
2022-01-31
How Food Waste Practices Can Support Net-Zero Federal Emissions

With a new executive order committing federal buildings to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050 through operations and procurement practices, it’s time for all organizations to think bigger about...

https://powerknot.com/2022/01/26/three-takeaways-from-the-hamburg-maritime-forum/
2022-01-26
Three Takeaways from the Hamburg Maritime Forum

In November 2021, Power Knot attended the Hamburg Maritime Forum, a two day international event in Hamburg, Germany featuring maritime industry experts across various segments. Here are three takeaway...

https://powerknot.com/2022/01/18/the-pros-and-cons-of-dehydrating-food-waste/
2022-01-18
The Pros and Cons of Dehydrating Food Waste

In this blog, we review the process of using a food scrap dehydrator and some of the pros and cons of dehydrating food scraps. With a better understanding of how food scrap dehydrators work, commercia...

https://powerknot.com/2022/01/11/why-reducing-food-waste-combats-climate-change/
2022-01-11
Why Reducing Food Waste Combats Climate Change

The world is on fire and it is only going to get worse as global warming continues to heat up. Here are three reasons why reducing food waste is vital in combating climate change....