Collect Meals Repurposing Program
Lately, I had the chance to sit down down with UNH Eating Dietitian, Rochelle L’Italien to speak concerning the Collect Meals Repurposing Program that launched two weeks in the past. This new program is a collaboration between UNH Eating, the UNH Vitamin Division, Collect NH, and so many different departments on campus. Primarily, this program works to rescue meals that’s nonetheless good however doesn’t meet “industrial requirements” and forestall it from being despatched to the rubbish or compost pile. As soon as the meals is rescued, it’s taken to the Barton Corridor kitchen the place it’s repurposed both into a brand new dish or sauce and is redistributed to the neighborhood through meals pantries and soup kitchens.
Finally, this system goes to work extra to maintain the meals on campus to deal with meals insecurity skilled by UNH college students. To study extra about this superior program and the best way to become involved, take a look at my interview with Rochelle on our YouTube channel (@healthyunh)! We might love to listen to what you need to say about this new program, so e mail us at Wholesome.UNH@unh.edu!