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Playing Up, Not Down

A few months ago I was struck by a Wall Street Journal article by Amy Westervelt entitled “We’re Green (but Let’s Not Say That Too Loud).”  Westervelt noted that the national mood toward environmentally-friendly products has been shifting over the last ten years and pointed to a disturbing trend:  consumers are not only showing less interest in “green” products, but the “eco-friendly” label can actually elicit negative feelings.  758 more words

Food Waste

A "Start-up Solution" to Food Waste

Statistics on food losses and waste across the supply chain are staggering. A study by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI), for example, noted that global food losses and wastage could be as high as 50% from field to fork. 510 more words

Food Waste

Food Security Requires Water Security

Closely linked to the challenge of feeding nine billion by 2050 is the growing problem of global water security.  Without adequate water supplies, the world will not be able to produce enough food to feed the growing, and increasingly affluent, global population.  304 more words

Sustainability

Super Bowl, Super Consumption, Super Waste

It is no surprise that the Super Bowl leads to a massive amount of food consumption in the US.  We gear up for a lot of parties and entertaining in conjunction with the big game.  410 more words

Food Waste

Passing the torch of learning

Each time a city is chosen for holding an important event such as the Olympics, it transforms the city’s landscape forever. Glittering new sporting venues shoot up along with parks, flyovers, apartments and other structures. 512 more words

Sustainability

Improve your Performance testing with Jmeter

Analysis plays key role while doing Performance testing using Jmeter. Jmeter is best at performance testing but somehow lacks in reporting . So we need to look into the following few headings . 368 more words

Performance Testing

Productive Gleaning with Feeding the 5K

September was a big month for raising awareness of the serious problem of global food waste.  I am still energized by a picture-perfect Fall day with Tristram Stuart and other… 281 more words

Food Waste