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Wasted Food

Farm to Landfill: The Cost of Food Waste in America

Kamayani Gupta | Posted 08.30.2016 | Taste
Kamayani Gupta

Time and time again, fancy, high-cost solutions persevere in society. Headlines focus on the newest technology promising to reinvent world systems whi...

This Man Only Eats Perfectly Good Food Waste

The Huffington Post | Paul Josephson | Posted 07.28.2016 | HuffPost Live 321


6 Easy Ways To Reduce Food Waste At Home

O, The Oprah Magazine | Pam Masin | Posted 07.21.2016 | OWN

Call it best-intentions grocery shopping. At the store, you promise yourself you’ll cook a wholesome dinner every night—and the next thing you kno...

The Reason We Waste So Much Food Is Because We Love Our Families Too Much

The Huffington Post | Joseph Erbentraut | Posted 06.22.2016 | Taste

If there’s one thing Americans do better than pretty much anyone else, it's putting perfectly good, edible food to waste. An estimated 30-40 percent...

What's Lost When We Don't Invest in Non-Profits

Gary Oppenheimer | Posted 09.10.2016 | Impact
Gary Oppenheimer

We would have never accept the "why do we need computers - we have paper and pens" argument in the corporate world, yet in the non-profit world, funding tends to flow the way it always has simply because that is the way it has always been.

This Video Explains How So Much Food Gets Wasted In America

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 06.22.2015 | Taste

There's a certain school of thought about sustainability that argues that the worst problem in the food system today is waste. The idea is that we exp...

Before-And-After Photos Show How Appetizing Food Waste Can Be

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 04.07.2015 | Taste

Cartilage and vegetable pulp has never looked so good.

We Could End Hunger If We Recovered Half Of The 1.3 Billion Tons Of Food Wasted Each Year

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 05.13.2016 | Impact

Advocates claim a new, innovative website could help salvage some of the alarming amount of global food waste. The Global Community of Practice on ...

WATCH: Hundreds Of Hungry Onlookers Stand By As Free Food Is Hauled Away

Posted 04.10.2013 | Business

Police in Augusta, Ga., stopped hundreds of hungry people last month from collecting the groceries left behind after SunTrust bank evicted a supermark...

What To Do With Expired Food

Jeanette Pavini | Posted 04.30.2013 | Taste
Jeanette Pavini

Bananas are not the only food that can be used past their prime.

How To Be Less Wasteful This Holiday Season

Jonathan Bloom | Posted 02.19.2013 | Taste
Jonathan Bloom

These are the weeks of family, feasting, fun and more feasting. Unfortunately, increased food waste often goes hand-in-hand with our holiday gatherings. With that in mind -- and without getting too Grinchy -- here are 10 simple waste-saving tips for holiday gatherings.

Baste, Taste, Then Don't Waste

Jonathan Bloom | Posted 01.21.2013 | Home
Jonathan Bloom

Thanksgiving is about being thankful for and celebrating abundance. Yet these days, we tend to do that by serving an overabundance. Creating a game plan for those extra pounds of food is vital. Let's share leftover ideas!

Walmart Saves Good Food From Being Wasted

Posted 08.27.2011 | Impact

Last year, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. pledged $2 billion in food and aid over the next five years. The company's donations will benefit Feeding America foo...

CNN Hero: Gary Oppenheimer Gathers Excess Produce For Food Pantries

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Gary Oppenheimer saw a big problem. Lots of food is thrown out in American every year -- and we don't mean a dump truck full, we mean lots Estimates a...