• 19 Organizations Turning Food Waste Into Food Justice

    2 monthes ago - By Food Tank

    Contributing Author Katherine Walla
    When we waste food, that's not all we're wasting-we waste labor, inputs and natural resources, and the ability to share or donate food that is otherwise perfectly good to eat. According to the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization, nearly one-third of all food produced each year is wasted, amounting to about 9 kilograms of food waste per person per month. And, according to the Natural Resources Defense Council, Americans alone waste 40 percent of food, which is 10 times as much food as someone in Southeast Asia. Fixing this global wasteful trend would...
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