Food waste

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How to feed the world without destroying the planet

Ensuring healthy diets for an expected global population of nearly 10 billion people in 2050, while at the same time improving the world those people live in, will require sweeping changes to farming and how we produce food, according to a new report. “There is a pathway to achieve this but the challenge is even bigger than

No time for leftovers: The astonishing scale of food waste in the UK and around the world

As Christmas and New Year celebrations come to an end, people often look to their habits in order to improve their lifestyles. There is one statistic in particular that might make us think when it comes to tidying up after the festivities: roughly one third of the food produced in the world for human consumption gets lost

On Food Waste, The US Could Learn a Lot from Europe

Some countries are addressing food waste better than others. In many ways Europe leads the way, and the U.S. should pay attention. The U.S. tosses a staggering $161 billion worth of food every year. While numerous efforts are underway to address that problem, they are taking place mostly at the local level or in the