OUR MISSION

Food waste—especially in developed nations—predominately happens at the consumer level. Increasing awareness through community engagement is a crucial piece of reducing overall food waste.

Discarded or unwanted food isn't necessarily waste; recovery of that food—often at the retailer level—using NetZro's infrared drier to decrease volume, recapture water, eliminate bacteria, and preserve nutrient value is another key part of curbing food waste.

Finally, our goal is to reharvest from the resulting dried food by gleaning valuable nutrients for both premium fertilizer as well as animal and human consumption. 

If you want to learn how you can help end food waste, or want to learn more about NetZro in general, feel free to contact us; we encourage it!

 

OUR TEAM

Sue Marshall

Proudly lives and works in Minneapolis, MN—claiming more beach front than it's neighboring twin, St. Paul. Sue is partnering with Mother Nature to correct the mistakes of her generation and generations past. She spends her days collaborating with others that share her passion for economic & environmental sustainability while creating socially responsible initiatives. She spends her free time traveling the world in dedication to her role as a world-class mother and wife.

BRENDON HALE

Happily lives, works and rides bikes in the Twin Cities. Brendon spends his professional time designing sustainable behavior change initiatives. In his ideal world people would make rational decisions which lead to positive individual health and environmental outcomes; after all, we're all part of a global ecosystem. He spends his free time promoting and participating in cycling races throughout the nation.

 
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Garrick Villaume

A native of St. Paul, Garrick cherishes Minnesota's natural beauty and rich, innovative culture. His work is devoted to developing new technology and products that protect what nature has to offer. Implementing new biological systems allows all of us to live a more sustainable life. He enjoys traveling the roads, meeting and learning from people in new places, and experiencing the wonders and bounty of our great nation.

Tanner Marshall

Currently lives, explores, writes, creates, and works in the wonderfully strange city of Portland, OR. Tanner's got a serious passion for science, education, and the human condition, mixed with a dash of art and design. He spends his days creating educational health content for a Medical education startup but moonlights as a web designer and advocate for the elimination of food waste.