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In the previous ANP government, appointments on administrative and faculty positions were treated as salable commodities and the candidate who paid the highest price were appointed.
Biotechnology, food science, and microbiology are among the perspectives from which contributors explore ways of turning waste from food processing into salable commodities. Introductory chapters look at the food processing business, its by-products, regulatory issues and concerns of valorizing by-products, and the need for such valorization.