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Feed Protein Innovation

Dairy processing waste to protein rich duckweed

By Jane Byrne

Scientists in Ireland are working on a process to produce duckweed for use in animal feed by capturing essential nutrients in wastewater from dairy processing plants.

ADPI defines standards for whey protein that come directly from milk. ©GettyImages/nadisja

ADPI sets first industry standards for whey proteins from milk

By Mary Ellen Shoup

The American Dairy Products Institute (ADPI) has released new US industry standards for milk whey proteins that are obtained directly from milk, a first for the dairy industry, according to ADPI technical director, Dan Meyer.

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Nestlé calls for partnerships on circular economy

By Katy Askew

Swiss food giant Nestlé is calling for a more collaborative approach between the public and private sectors to develop a circular economy as it works to meet its 2030 environmental impact targets.