(this is one of the projects of the #openimpact shortlist)
This web application helps people with surplus food determine how to dispose of it in accordance with Act 148 (Vermont’s Universal Recycling Law) and benefits the Vermont Food Bank.
|What does it do?||Helps reducing food waste through donation and composting resources.|
|Outcome||Food waste is reduced while food donations are increased.|
|Organizations||Code for BTV|
|Contact persons||Ben Glassman|
|Replications||None so far|
|First steps||1. Collect data about your local food shelves, farms, composting facilities, etc.|
|2. Fork code|
|3. Check if the decision tree behind the app makes sense in your community|
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