August 27th, 2015 | by Jill Ettinger
Okay, so as every parent knows, kids are pure evil. I’ve watched my daughter torture cherry tomatoes like they were on trial for war crimes. (Just mine? Really?) But here’s proof that it’s not just your kid (or mine) who's the devil incarnate: They’re throwing away perfectly good-for-them fruits and vegetables. Duh, you’re thinking, right? That’s not news. What kid doesn't scoff at Brussels sprouts? But mommies and daddies, now we have actual SCIENCE to back us up. Pass the wine
August 26th, 2015 | by Jeff McIntire-Strasburg
A group of Scottish distillers is using spent grains from whiskey production to generate power for 8,000 homes!
August 17th, 2015 | by Jennifer Kaplan
Producers, sellers, and consumers waste tons of food. John Oliver at HBO discusses the shocking amount of food we don’t eat in this Food Waste segment
August 3rd, 2015 | by Guest Contributor
Freeze-dried fruits have been included in backpacks of everyone from servicemen and women to campers. They’re lightweight and have a shelf life of years rather than days. And now mechanical engineering student, Kent Ngo, and his team over at FoPo Food Powder is taking the idea to the next level. They collect nearly expired fruits from area grocery stores and turn them into powders. This clever idea rescues unsold or ugly fruits from rotting in the trash and landfills
July 27th, 2015 | by Jeff McIntire-Strasburg
What are the biggest threats posed by the amount of food we waste? Decreasing landfill space? Hunger? Water and energy waste? Yes, all of these are important considerations. But another one we tend to overlook: food waste is a cause of global warming
July 7th, 2015 | by Andrea Bertoli
Have you noticed that most recipes make enough food to feed an army? Here are 20 recipes to make cooking for two easy and healthy
June 19th, 2015 | by Andrea Bertoli
Feed your head! Binge watch documentaries about our food system this weekend. Here are 14 for you to choose from - many are even free!
June 16th, 2015 | by Jeff McIntire-Strasburg
Rice milling produces around 20 million tons of ash per year, and Goodyear has plans to divert it from landfills by using it to make rice husk ash tires
June 12th, 2015 | by Becky Striepe
A Cornell University study looked at the factors that lead to household food waste and made some interesting recommendations for reducing food waste at home
June 8th, 2015 | by Jeff McIntire-Strasburg
The Robin Hood Army brings still-edible food waste to people who need it. Such a great example of how we can bust food waste and fight hunger at the same time!
May 26th, 2015 | by Jeff McIntire-Strasburg
France passed aggressive legislation to help curb its food waste. The France food waste law focuses on supermarkets and aims to halve the country's wasted food
May 21st, 2015 | by Jeff McIntire-Strasburg
With abundance comes waste, and South Korea has seen food waste spike as their economy improves. Here's what they're doing about it
April 28th, 2015 | by Important Media Cross-Post
Wall Street-worker-turned-food-activist Robert Lee rescues food waste and turns it into nutritious meals for New York's homeless.