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11/25 – Creating less waste

In lieu of Thanksgiving, we chatted about how we can reduce our food and scrap wastes over the holidays.

 

Thanksgiving Turkey’s—How do we create less waste, and more food? 138 more words

Vegetables

Metro Vancouver Close Up - Students for Sustainability

It’s been a year since Metro Vancouver’s food scraps landfill ban was introduced. For the next steps in waste reduction, creative strategies are increasingly part of the conversation. 859 more words

Youth Engagement

Re-growing food from scraps

I am obsessed with gardening.

If you would have told me this was going to happen a year ago, I would have thought you were crazy, but now I’m a freaking gardener and loving every minute. 432 more words

Health, Healing, Creation

using your scraps: turnip greens pesto edition

I didn’t know much about the tops of beets or carrots or turnips before I started getting involved with local produce and learning how to store it to last.   615 more words

Jersey Fresh

San Jose Pilot Program Converts Residents’ Food Scraps Into Animal Feed

SAN JOSE (CBS SF) – Food scraps will be turned into animal feed under a new pilot program for San Jose residents that will help the city move closer to its goal of zero waste by 2022. 362 more words

News

Tip of the Day: How to Minimize Food Waste

Food waste is a huge problem in developed nations like the US. Roughly 20% of the trash we throw away is food waste, and in 2012 this amounted to  482 more words

Vegan Eats

Jet Fuel & Food Waste

In an effort to decrease air pollution, United Airlines is using a biofuel combination consisting of traditional jet fuel, farm waste, and animal fats. To further shed light on the national food waste dilemma, John Oliver explores the multitude of consequences arising from “farm-to-not-table”. 23 more words

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