Molecular gastronomy + small-scale food fabbers eliminate the need for conventional cooking and refrigeration appliances in the home
Maybe the plates could be fabricated to be the food in this way one would never have to wash another dish.
Homaru Kantu is already printing food this way: www.wired.com/wiredscience/2008/12/whatisfood/
if we already have food in the world to feed everyone, but lack access - how does chemistry help end hunger?
Creating new organic fertilizers that allow improved crop rotation and local food sustainability.
Re-engagement of the science with earth's common material cycles rather than attempting to circumvent or ignore those cycles. Waste = Food.
2 minute youtube preview of documentary waste = food: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SaVC9C2fMps
chemical research can set pre digestive process like mothers propose food to their child in some species
Improvement of performance during ingestion of nutients in order to avoid waste during food processing