Transforming industrial waste into high-value protein based products

Mr. Tizazu Mekonnen was recently asked to contribute an article to PrioNews, PrioNet Canada’s Quarterly Newsletter. Mr. Mekonnen is a graduate student in Dr. Bressler’s lab in the Dept. of AFNS at the University of Alberta. He is working on a technology to convert co-products of the rendering industry such as Specified Risk Material, to value-added protein-based products. 

Click here to read the article (pg 6).