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Advantages and disadvantages of 'by-product processing'

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As a result of the apple drink manufacturing process, TOO produces a large amount of apple waste. The operations manager proposes a use for the apple waste?dried cranberry-apple fruit leather. Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of by-product processing.

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The primary advantage of by-product processing, such as apple waste, is making efficient use of resources in hand, thereby not only reducing in wastages but also resulting in more profitability for the organization. Further, this will also lead to utilization of essential nutrients which is lost in such apple waste during the processing of apple.

If such waste is not utilized, it will simply be dumped in garbage. Although is not harmful as another wastes such as ...

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As a result of the apple drink manufacturing process, TOO produces a large amount of apple waste. The operations manager proposes a use for the apple waste?dried cranberry-apple fruit leather. Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of by-product processing.

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