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https://powerknot.com/2017/06/05/re-your-decision-to-pull-out-of-the-paris-accord/
June 5, 2017
An Open Letter to President Donald Trump

President Donald Trump proclaimed Thursday he was withdrawing the US from the Paris climate accord, a sweeping step that fulfills a campaign promise while acutely dampening global efforts to curb glob...

https://powerknot.com/2016/02/28/law-in-nyc-to-divert-waste-food-from-the-landfill/
February 28, 2016
Law in NYC to Divert Waste Food from the Landfill

Beginning on January 19, 2016, large-scale commercial food establishments must separate their organic waste....

https://powerknot.com/2016/02/15/california-law-to-divert-waste-food-from-the-landfill/
February 15, 2016
California Law to Divert Waste Food from the Landfill

Assembly Bill No. 1826 requires that businesses that generate eight cubic yards of organic waste per week divert that waste from the landfill....

https://powerknot.com/2016/02/02/austin-tx-law-to-divert-waste-food-from-the-landfill/
February 2, 2016
Austin, TX Law to Divert Waste Food from the Landfill

In November 2010, Austin passed its Universal Recycling Ordinance (URO) to permit the City to achieve zero waste by 2040. In April 2013 the ordinance was extended to include the diversion of waste foo...

https://powerknot.com/2014/02/24/national-restaurant-associations-new-report-on-sustainability/
February 24, 2014
National Restaurant Association’s New Report on Sustainability

The National Restaurant Association (NRA) recently released a new sustainability report that stresses restaurant initiatives in recycling, composting and food waste reduction....

https://powerknot.com/2013/05/21/lower-your-commercial-kitchen-waste-by-composting-waste-food/
May 21, 2013
Lower Your Commercial Kitchen Waste by Composting Waste Food

According to the EPA, food makes for the majority of waste in landfills, accounting for 21% of the total waste....

https://powerknot.com/2013/05/19/lfc-and-anaerobic-digestion/
May 19, 2013
Anaerobic Digestion and Biodigesters

Should you be sending your waste food to an anaerobic digester? Probably not. That's the conclusion of this independent research which compared the environmental impact and costs for deploying an anae...

https://powerknot.com/2013/04/19/new-restaurant-substantiates-its-commitment-to-the-environment/
April 19, 2013
The Pedalers Fork Restaurant Substantiates Its Commitment to the Environment

Pedalers Fork, a new restaurant in old town Calabasas California, installed a bio-digester LFC-200 to digest its waste food. Along with other measures implemented by the restaurant, it is one of the g...

https://powerknot.com/2013/03/20/certified-orca-waste-food-composter/
March 20, 2013
Certified ORCA Waste Food Composter

The Online Representations and Certifications Application (ORCA) was part of the documentation required by the US Government to become registered as a supplier to the US Government....

https://powerknot.com/2012/11/28/big-river/
November 28, 2012
Big River Fish Corporation

Big River Fish Corporation has acquired an LFC biodigester from Power Knot LLC to digest waste fish on site and save sending the waste to the landfill. ...

https://powerknot.com/2022/03/24/aerobic-composting-vs-anaerobic-composting/
July 23, 2012
Aerobic Composting vs. Anaerobic Composting

By composting waste materials on-site, businesses can significantly reduce the amount of waste that needs to be disposed of and thereby save money from avoided disposal costs. It may be difficult in o...