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Why Those Compostable Straws May Not Be As Green As You Think
Compostable products still end up in landfills, where they do not break down any faster than regular plastic.
The Restaurant Chain With Nothing But Food Waste On The Menu
By Nina Pullman, On Assignment For HuffPost
One-third of all food produced is lost or wasted.
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I Tried These 4 Meal Kit Services So You Don't Have To
We cost the U.S. $218 billion every year in food waste. Could meal kits be the solution?
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Here's How To Avoid Wasting Absurd Amounts Of Food On Thanksgiving
Americans discarded the equivalent of 6 million turkeys last year.
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Ikea Aims To Halve Food Waste At Its Restaurants By Mid-2020
By Anna Ringstrom, Reuters
That's a whole lot of meatballs.
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Why You Should Let Maggots Feast On Your Leftover Food
Two pounds of maggots can eat four pounds of food in four hours. 🍪 🐛
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If You Want To Be Healthier, Eat Your Trash
A lot of the food we throw out is edible -- and loaded with nutrients.
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Politician Wants To Create A 'Craigslist' For Leftover Food
There's no reason for perfectly edible food to end up in landfills.
Patagonia's New Clothes Are Made From Poop And Dried Beetles
We sh*t you not.
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Renowned Chefs Share Tips They Want You To Master In New Documentary
No knife skills required.
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How To Turn A Stainless Steel Skillet Into A Nonstick Pan
For Epicurious, by Tommy Werner. A few weeks ago my colleague Kat Sacks and I set out to find the best nonstick pan on the
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We've Already Learned That Losing Immigrant Farm Workers Is A Disaster
So why are we going down this road again?
The Fight Against Food Waste Is Becoming Big Business
Founder of Stop Wasting Food movement Denmark (Stop Spild Af M...
Is This A Solution To The Food Waste Problem In The U.S.?
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The ECOS/Bio-ART technology is the answer to all of the problems associated with organic garbage that the United States is facing.
Declare Your Love for Food Rescue This Valentine's Day
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Skittles Highway Spill Reveals Awful Trend In The Food Industry
Excess candy doesn't go where you might expect.
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