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New England News
6:44 pm
Thu July 11, 2013

Patrick Administration Proposes New Ban On Commercial Food Waste

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This week, officials from the Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs proposed a ban on commercial food waste beginning in July 2014 that would aim to divert food and organic waste from landfills and support disposal through anaerobic digestion, a process that can transform the discarded material to energy.

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