The Animal Co-Products Research & Education Center (ACREC) is a joint project with Clemson University and FPRF with the mission to:

  • Ensure microbial safety of rendered products for animal feeds and consumer protection.
  • Promote environmentally sound practices.
  • Develop new market opportunities for the worldwide rendering industry.
  • Provide educational opportunities in animal co-product utilization.

Projects funded through ACREC represent wide diversity in different fields and areas of novel and innovative research.

Contact ACREC

Animal Co-Products Research and Education Center (ACREC)
247 Poole Agricultural Center
Clemson University
Clemson, SC 29634-0328

Annel K. Greene, Ph.D., Center Director,

(864) 656-3123 Office
(864) 656-3131 FAX