Curtailing global food waste

Curtailing global food waste

Reducing food waste could save global economy $300b per year.

ONE-third of all food produced worldwide today ends up in the trash bin.

Conservatively estimated, the true cost of 280 million tons of global consumer food waste could exceed a retail value of $400 billion, according to a new report from the Waste & Resources Action Programme (WRAP) and the Global Commission on the Economy & Climate.

What's more, the U.N. Food & Agriculture Organization estimates that the global

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