Browsing the "Wasted Food" Tag

Let’s Talk Food Waste!

September 26th, 2012 | by Becky Striepe

Tomorrow (Thursday, September 27th at 4pm EST/3pm Central), Important Media is hosting a Google+ Hangout to talk about the food waste problem and what we can do about it


Minimize Food Waste By Storing Food In Your Refrigerator The Right Way

August 25th, 2012 | by Mary Gerush

I tossed out a bag of mushy strawberries this evening, damn! Did you know that the average American wastes 40% of the food they purchase? I haven't measured my own waste, but 40% doesn't seem unrealistic. And that's sad. What's worse? Much of that wasted food ends up in landfills where it breaks down and forms methane, a greenhouse gas far more powerful than carbon dioxide. 


Reader Tips on Reducing Food Waste

April 8th, 2012 | by Becky Striepe

I've had food waste on the brain these days! It seems that I keep stumbling upon interesting facts and information about the food that we waste. Since it seems to be a hot topic, I decided to ask our community on Facebook about how they reduce food waste at home. There were some great ideas, so I thought I'd share them here with you! Got your own tips for reducing food waste? Share them in the comments!



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