Food Recovery Committee

About the committee

The AFDO Food Recovery Committee unites government regulators, industry officials, and other interested individuals to provide a forum to discuss and identify strategies that can be taken to prevent and divert wasted food.

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Committee Charges

Charge 1

Produce a poster size guide that depicts can and flexible packed food defects and provide to food banks and state regulatory agencies.

Charge 2

Communicate with CFP’s Food Recovery Committee and assure each Committee is not duplicating efforts.

Charge 3

Research the issue of date labeling as a barrier to food donation, track legislative activities related to date labeling of food, and identify potential solutions to this barrier.

Charge 4

Begin discussion between charitable organizations and the regulatory arena to identify areas where Type 3 classified recalls (labeling concerns) could be relabeled by charitable organizations for eventual donation.

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