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WasteCap Resource Solutions Food Waste Advisory Committee Presents:

Final Report: Food Waste to Energy and Fertilizer

View the Final Report Outpost Natural Foods Project

Members of the WasteCap Resource Solutions Food Waste Committee who guided the pilot project study and derived the findings for this final report are:
  • Steven Brachman, University of Wisconsin-Extension of Solid and Hazardous Waste Education Center
  • Carol Diggelman, Ph.D., Milwaukee School of Engineering
  • Michael Gitter, P.E., Racine Water & Wastewater Utilities
  • Michael Keleman, In-Sink-Erator (Divison of Emerson Electric Company)
The Food Waste Committee would like to acknowledge a number of key individuals who helped to coordinate efforts of this project, for without their assistance this project would not have been possible:
  • Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources – Cynthia Moore, Sarah Murray – for the financial support without which this project would not have been possible
  • Outpost Natural Foods – Ed Senger, Tom Kneuppel, and Bob Wiroll
  • Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District - Peter Topczewski, Andy Walloch, and Elizabeth Stroik
  • Veolia Environmental Services - Allan Luttinen and Ed Maki
  • City of Milwaukee, Plumbing Inspector’s Office – Foster Finco
  • United Water Milwaukee LLC – Dennis Dineen, P.E. and Mike Link, P.E.
  • WasteCap Resource Solutions – Susan Buchanan, Jenna Kunde, Alexis Stoxen, and Rob Sherman, P.E.
  • In-Sink-Erator, Division of Emerson Electric Company – Bill Strutz, P.E.