food waste

Murdoch technology to help combat Indo-Pacific malnutrition

August 18th, 2017

A Murdoch University technology that prevents mould growth on fresh food is part of a $4 million initiative to combat malnutrition in the Indo-Pacific region.

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Global audience for food technology

March 22nd, 2017

A researcher who has discovered how to stop mould growing on fresh food will join a select group of innovators charged with improving global health outcomes through food. Murdoch University plant disease researcher Dr Kirsty Bayliss has been named as a 2017 LAUNCH Food Innovator, and will travel to San Francisco later this month for an intensive global forum on food choices.

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Forum to address global problem of food waste

November 3rd, 2014

Murdoch University will host a food waste forum next month to tackle the mounting world-health problem of food waste, poor nutrition and starvation.

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Zero tolerance for food waste a must

June 21st, 2013

As food production shortages loom, Murdoch's Chair in Biosecurity and Food Security says the world must target food waste.

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Regions could use food waste for fuel

March 21st, 2013

Murdoch University researchers are touting biogas from small-scale food waste digesters as a source of renewable energy for rural and regional communities.

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