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New Jersey Lawmakers Stall on Food Waste Bill

February 12, 2020

Via: Waste360

The New Jersey State Senate has hesitated to vote for legislation that would prevent food waste from being landfilled or incinerated.

Lawmakers held off voting on the bill, which seeks to force large generators of food waste, like hospitals, prisons, restaurants and supermarkets, to recycle or compost the material. For the past six years, state lawmakers have debated the measure in its various versions.

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