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Growing the Upcycled Food Economy
Wednesday, July 14, 2021, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM MST
Category: Other Events

This joint NEWMOA and NERC webinar will focus on the emerging business of upcycling food waste. The presenters will cover:

  • State of the upcycled food movement - definition, certification standard, and environmental benefits
  • How upcycling is different than other methods of diverting wasted food – donation, animal feed, composting, anaerobic digestion
  • Key challenges with upcycling food waste Business leaders who are building the food upcycling economy


Leah Graham, Marketing Director, Upcycled Food Association
Dr. Jonathan Deutsch, Professor and Director, Drexel Food Laboratory, Drexel University
Anna Hammond, Founder and CEO, Matriark Foods