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/// Former foodstuffs

Are no longer intended for human consumption - but they still have a nutritional value for animal feeding.

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/// 3.5 million tonnes processed annually

Approximately 3.5 million tonnes of former foodstuffs are annually processed into animal feed in the EU.

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/// Feed safety always comes first

Safety is an unconditional primary requirement to feed production.

/// ABOUT US

EFFPA is a non-profit EU trade association, founded in 2014, representing former foodstuff processors producing feed for farm animals.

/// OUR FOCUSES

FEED SAFETY 

Former foodstuff processors need to comply with essential EU feed legislation.

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REDUCING FOOD WASTE

Valorising former foodstuffs into animal feed reduces food waste accumulation.

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ANIMAL NUTRITION

Former foodstuffs hold a significant nutritional value.

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VISION STATEMENT

EFFPA’s objectives for the sector’s benefit.

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/// LATEST NEWS

SugaRich Food Mix

06 Sep
EFFPA member to EU Food Waste Platform

EFFPA is on the list of private sector organisations who will take part in the EU Platform on Food Losses & Food Waste. The aim of the platform is to contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals of food waste reduction. EFFPA will represent the...

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SugaRich Food Mix

08 Jun
Former Foodstuffs as Raw Materials for the Feed Industry

On 12 May, EFFPA President Paul Featherstone gave a presentation at an event organised by NEVEDI / Het Comité on the Challenges in Global Raw Material Supply in Spijkenisse, The Netherlands. He elaborated on the position of former foodstuffs in the raw material commodity market...

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  • SugaRich Food Mix

    EFFPA on Plenary Stage at Final FUSIONS Event

    At the last European Platform meeting of FUSIONS, organised on 19 May 2016 in Brussels, EFFPA was invited to speak during the plenary panel discussion on how to reduce food waste. EFFPA President Paul Featherstone explained the basics of former foodstuff processing and how the sector contributes to the food chain circular economy. EFFPA has been involved […]
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/// THE PROCESS

FORMER FOODSTUFFS RESULT FROM FOOD MANUFACTURING…

…ARE PROCESSED INTO A HIGH QUALITY FEED…

…PERFECTLY FITTING INTO A BALANCED DIET FOR HEALTHY ANIMALS

/// ABOUT US

EFFPA is a non-profit EU trade association, founded in 2014, representing former foodstuff processors producing feed for farm animals.

/// OUR FOCUSES

FEED SAFETY 

Former foodstuff processors need to comply with essential EU feed legislation.

readmore-arrow Read more

REDUCING FOOD WASTE

Valorising former foodstuffs into animal feed reduces food waste accumulation.

readmore-arrow Read more

ANIMAL NUTRITION

Former foodstuffs hold a significant nutritional value.

readmore-arrow Read more

VISION STATEMENT

EFFPA’s objectives for the sector’s benefit.

readmore-arrow Read more

/// THE PROCESS

FORMER FOODSTUFFS RESULT FROM FOOD MANUFACTURING…

…ARE PROCESSED INTO A HIGH QUALITY FEED…

…PERFECTLY FITTING INTO A BALANCED DIET FOR HEALTHY ANIMALS

/// LATEST NEWS

SugaRich Food Mix
06Sep

EFFPA member to EU Food Waste Platform

EFFPA is on the list of private sector organisations who will take part in the EU Platform on Food Losses & Food Waste. The aim of the platform is to contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals of food waste reduction. EFFPA will represent the animal feed solution, which has been recognised as a means to reduce […]

SugaRich Food Mix
08Jun

Former Foodstuffs as Raw Materials for the Feed Industry

On 12 May, EFFPA President Paul Featherstone gave a presentation at an event organised by NEVEDI / Het Comité on the Challenges in Global Raw Material Supply in Spijkenisse, The Netherlands. He elaborated on the position of former foodstuffs in the raw material commodity market for the feed industry. He explained processed former foodstuffs are generally […]

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  • SugaRich Food Mix

    Redrafting Circular Economy proposal right decision

    The European Commission received a lot of criticism after its announcement in November 2014 to redraft a more ambitious circular economy strategy. The case of valorising former foodstuffs into animal feed shows why this was in fact the right decision, says EFFPA President Paul Featherstone. There is great pressure on the European Commission to present […]
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