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New Hampshire has started a Food Waste and Composting Stakeholder Group to look at increasing the diversion of wasted food. CET participates in this group and recently spoke about commercial food waste systems at a New Hampshire conference run by the Northeast Resource Recovery Association. CET sees opportunities for jumpstarting the marketplace in New Hampshire and adding to the efforts already underway. To learn more or to request assistance, contact CET today at 888-813-8552 or e-mail wastedfood@cetonline.org.

Helpful New Hampshire Wasted Food Resources

  • Wasted Food Solutions for Northern New Hampshire
    • In 2021 and 2022, CET engaged stakeholders in the food business sector in the towns of Bethlehem, Littleton, and Lancaster in New Hampshire. With support from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), CET connected with nine businesses, solution providers, and regional representatives to build relationships and to better understand the key drivers that are working well and those that would benefit from future marketplace development in Northern New Hampshire.

  • Bill Emerson Good Samaritan Food Donation Act
    • The Federal Bill Emerson Good Samaritan Food Donation Act (Public Law 104-210) protects donors from liability when donating to nonprofit organizations and protects donors from civil and criminal liability should the product, donated in good faith, later cause harm to the needy recipient.

New Hampshire Legal/Regulatory Requirements

  • Currently, New Hampshire does not have any laws on wasted food diversion.

Toolbox

For more information regarding food waste estimates, source separation guidance, and how to start a food donation program, open CET’s Toolbox.

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Contact CET to learn more about food recovery and waste diversion opportunities for your business, institution, customers, or association members: