Restaurant Technology News compiled a list of 8 companies that are working in the greening of restaurant industry from waste reduction to energy usage. Nearly all of the winners aim to reduce food waste, with some being energy focused as well. Companies include ComplianceMate, CrunchTime, GND Solutions, Power Knot, Riegel Linen, Tenzo, Winnow, and Zume.

Restaurants have become notorious for wasting an incredible amount of food each year. Nearly 40% of food generated in the United States is never eaten. Consumer markets, which includes restaurants, represents 31% of the food loss in America, according to the USDA. Solution providers in food waste are a growing industry and a welcomed one.

 

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Written by Justin Stanphill