Wasted: The Ugly Truth about Food Waste (and what you can do about it!)
Posted Feb 08 2013 5:32pm
According to some estimates, we waste up to 50% of our total food purchased . That means half of the work the farmers do, half the water used as irrigation, half the oil used to transport the goods, half the time you spend in the grocery store is simply… wasted. Doesn’t that seem crazy? How can I (we) stop wasting?
Step One: Look at the facts- check out this awesome infographic below! From here .
Step Two: Find solutions and get to saving your scraps, making broth, fermenting vegetables, and composting the rest; get tips below from our super conscientious Important Media team!