Channeling food waste into animal feed cuts emissions

EU researchers found that food waste can be safely and even nutritiously used for animal feed.

Food waste is a topic often in the headlines because it has economic, environmental and even ethical dimensions.

The European Union-funded NOSHAN project has begun researching ways to channel food waste into animal feed and has found that replacing 10% of the ingredients in animal feed with ingredients derived from food waste has a positive effect on the sustainability of the feed production chain.

Feed containing food waste would also decrease the amount of raw materials, s

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