Tag: dairy waste

Pandemic pivot: Company converting dairy waste into alcohol switches to hand sanitizer production

Pandemic pivot: Company converting dairy waste into alcohol switches to hand sanitizer production

August 3, 2020 |

In New York, New Age Renewable Energy has been converting dairy waste into hand sanitizers to help combat the COVID-19 pandemic. The company is taking whey acid byproduct from milk production to produce gallon containers, 55-galon drums, and 275-gallon tanks of hand sanitizer, depending on organizational needs. The process was developed over the last few […]

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University of Idaho awarded $10M to evaluate bioproducts from dairy waste

University of Idaho awarded $10M to evaluate bioproducts from dairy waste

June 29, 2020 |

In Idaho, a team of University of Idaho researchers has secured a $10 million U.S. Department of Agriculture – National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) grant to evaluate the use of bioproducts from dairy waste streams to enhance sustainability for all of Idaho agriculture and develop economic opportunities for the state’s dairy industry. As […]

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