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https://powerknot.com/2021/05/17/how-data-analytics-on-food-waste-can-help-optimize-your-operations/
May 17, 2021
How Data Analytics on Food Waste Can Help Optimize Your Operations

Most kitchen managers don't give a second thought to the organic waste going into the trash. However, restaurants and commercial kitchens can stand to improve their operational efficiency, reduce cost...

https://powerknot.com/2021/05/10/balancing-sustainability-and-customer-experience-in-wineries-breweries-and-distillers/
May 10, 2021
Balancing Sustainability and Customer Experience in Wineries, Breweries and Distillers

Sustainable wineries attract more consumers, proclaimed a recent article in Grapevine Magazine. It cited surveys of wine consumers in the U.S., Canada, Sweden and the UK that indicate a willingness ...

https://powerknot.com/2021/05/05/install-a-food-waste-digester-in-four-simple-steps/
May 5, 2021
Install a Food Waste Digester in Four Simple Steps

Contrary to popular belief, installing a food waste digester is very easy. Most LFC biodigesters can be installed in less than a day. Following these four simple steps to properly installing a food wa...

https://powerknot.com/2021/04/21/the-food-waste-impact-on-earth-day/
April 21, 2021
The Food Waste Impact on Earth Day

The LFC biodigesters saved 26,700 tonne CO2e in 2020. Customers using our biodigesters diverted 6300 tonne (14 million lb) of organic waste from the landfill in 2020. That is equivalent to driving an ...

https://powerknot.com/2021/04/15/achieving-zero-food-waste-in-the-education-sector/
April 15, 2021
Achieving Zero Food Waste in the Education Sector

U.S. school food waste amounts to 530,000 tons each year, creating 1.9 million MTCO2e of greenhouse gases. We review the hurdles to stopping food waste, costs, preventative measures, and long term sol...

https://powerknot.com/2021/03/29/lowering-prison-costs-with-sustainable-food-waste-management/
March 29, 2021
Lowering Prison Costs with Sustainable Food Waste Management

Diverting waste, particularly the food waste that can amount to nearly one-third of all waste created at correctional facilities, can drive down prisons™ operational costs. We explain how becoming g...

https://powerknot.com/2021/03/22/webinar-reveals-maldives-moving-towards-sustainability/
March 22, 2021
Webinar Reveals Maldives Moving towards Sustainability

From a series of food waste solution webinars, we learned that what native Maldive residents prioritize, impact of COVID-19 on small island resorts, and their biggest food waste problem....

https://powerknot.com/2021/03/15/how-senate-bill-1383-affects-california-businesses/
March 15, 2021
How Senate Bill 1383 Affects California Businesses

We review how Senate Bill 1383 will affect CA businesses, what to expect, implementation schedule, penalty fees, and more....

https://powerknot.com/2021/03/08/choosing-the-best-solution-for-the-disposal-of-your-food-waste/
March 8, 2021
Choosing the Best Solution for the Disposal of Your Food Waste

Some states now require that organizations find alternatives for the disposal of food waste other than sending it to a landfill. This makes it even more imperative that organizations of any scale comm...

https://powerknot.com/2021/03/01/6-reasons-anaerobic-digesters-arent-as-environmentally-friendly-as-you-think/
March 1, 2021
Six Reasons Anaerobic Digesters Aren’t as Environmentally Friendly as You Think

If you’re going to make a decision to divert your food waste and reduce your carbon footprint, then it makes sense to choose the option with the lowest environmental impact. Consider these six reaso...

https://powerknot.com/2021/02/24/three-reasons-why-sustainability-matters-in-the-kitchen/
February 24, 2021
Three Reasons Why Sustainability Matters in the Kitchen

During unconventional times, sustainability is a key strategy to staying afloat and in some cases ahead of the competition. We've summarized our experience and findings into three reasons why you shou...

https://powerknot.com/2021/02/16/how-food-waste-impacts-the-ocean/
February 16, 2021
How Food Waste Impacts the Ocean

Most people are familiar with the impact that food waste has on landfills. Food waste accounts for 3 billion tons of carbon emissions annually. In the United States, it accounts for 18% of the country...