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Delicious ways to reduce food waste


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The U.N. eats trash for lunch as food waste takes center stage

Sunday’s lunch at the United Nations was a piece of garbage.

No, really.

Lunch was made from food that would have otherwise found itself in a landfill halfway across the world.

http://mashable.com/2015/09/28/united-nations-lunch-waste/?utm_campaign=Mash-BD-Synd-GCurrents-All-Full&utm_cid=Mash-BD-Synd-GCurrents-All-Full&utm_medium=feed&utm_source=rss#3QRV2Si.xsqj


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Not such a blot on the landscape: Icelandic architects create series of designs for statue-like electricity pylons shaped like humans

From the mundane to the sublime, these giant humanoid electricity pylons were inspired by the idea of brightening up the ugly utilities which stretch across Iceland’s immense volcanic landscape.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3248509/Not-blot-landscape-Icelandic-architects-create-series-designs-statue-like-electricity-pylons-shaped-like-humans.html


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#DrinkGoodDoGood Campaign Raising Awareness, Produce Donations for Food Deserts

Nearly 24 million Americans live in food deserts and don’t have access to affordable, quality, fresh fruits and vegetables. For the third year, fresh juice brand Naked Juice, a division ofPepsiCo, is partnering with Wholesome Wave — an organization that helps create affordable access to fresh, local and regional food to those in need — to provide fresh produce where there is none.

http://www.sustainablebrands.com/news_and_views/collaboration/sustainable_brands/drinkgooddogood_campaign_raising_awareness_produce_d