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Reducing Wasted Food Basics

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Most people don’t realize how much food they throw away every day — from uneaten leftovers to spoiled produce. More than 96 percent of the food we throw away ends up in landfills. In 2011, we landfilled more than 36 million tons of food waste. Once in landfills, food breaks down to produce methane, a potent greenhouse gas which contributes to climate change.

http://www2.epa.gov/recycle/reducing-wasted-food-basics

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Author: Permacooking

Reducing food waste can be eco-friendly, easy, and delicious.

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