Tag: Oregon State University

Miscellaneous, Public Works

Technology Helps Educate Universities on Food Waste

July 24, 2019

Via: Waste360

On average, a residential college student generates almost 142 pounds of food waste each year, according to an analysis done in May 2018 by Massachusetts-based RecyclingWorks. A commuter or non-residential student can generate about 38 pounds per year. An institution […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

OSU Receives Grant to Reduce Food Waste in Campus Dining Halls

January 8, 2018

Via: Waste360

With the grant, the university will install LeanPath, a food waste prevention technology that enables commercial kitchens to dramatically reduce food waste and operate more sustainable facilities. Oregon State University recently received a $27,000 grant from the Oregon Department of […]