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On the Road with a Food Rescue Organization - Earth911.com

On the Road with a Food Rescue Organization - Earth911.com | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
RT @ocgreenmama: Such great work these folks are doing! On the Road with a Food Rescue Organization http://t.co/cl7ZsS5xFk via @Earth911
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50 Ways to Never Waste Food Again

50 Ways to Never Waste Food Again | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
Use it up, wear it out, make do, or do without is a favorite adage in both frugal and green circles, and it is something I strive to live by. One of the best ways to use it up is to think differently about our food and ways to avoid wasting it.
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Fighting Mold to Reduce Food Waste

Fighting Mold to Reduce Food Waste | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
Have you ever noticed that sourdough bread takes longer to get moldy than other types of bread? Canadian scientists have discovered the reason for this phenomen (Coming to a breadbox near you?
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Earth Day Starts at Home

Earth Day Starts at Home | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
Twelve tips that can help reduce food waste, nourish your family with delicious food and save you money! (RT @wheatsfield: 12 tips to reduce food waste http://t.co/VHavAQBzcP Happy Earth Day!
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20 Recipe Substitutions That Save Money and Prevent Food Waste

20 Recipe Substitutions That Save Money and Prevent Food Waste | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
Can you really taste the difference between pine nuts and sunflower seeds in that pesto? Your wallet can! Discover 19 more great, money-saving subs.
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5 Kitchen Gadgets That Actually Help Fight Waste - Earth911.com

5 Kitchen Gadgets That Actually Help Fight Waste - Earth911.com | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
Guide to local resources including recycling centers, how to recycle, pollution prevention and how help protect the environment. (5 Kitchen Gadgets that help reduce food waste -Really!
I love the herb keeper.
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A Project To Rescue Pantry Puzzlers Before They Hit The Trash : NPR

A Project To Rescue Pantry Puzzlers Before They Hit The Trash : NPR | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
Adventurous food shopping get you in trouble? Get help from creative cooks through the Cook Your Cupboard project. (RT @walkforhunger: Reduce your food waste!
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5 ways to stop wasting food - MSN Money

5 ways to stop wasting food - MSN Money | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
5 ways to stop wasting food
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Don't throw out so much food. Food waste may not be the cause of the hour, but it is getting a lot of attention these days.
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Recycle food waste by composting

Recycle food waste by composting | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
"If you are already recycling, why wouldn't you want to go one step further and recycle your food waste by composting it,” asked Rhonda Sherman, a solid waste specialist with the Department of Biological and Agriculture Engineering at North...
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Living Innovative™ - Live Sustainably. Live Responsibly. Live Well.: THREE EASY TIPS FOR USING FAT AND GREASE

Living Innovative™ - Live Sustainably. Live Responsibly. Live Well.: THREE EASY TIPS FOR USING FAT AND GREASE | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
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Twitter / bechanka: buy local, don't waste it! ...

Twitter / bechanka: buy local, don't waste it! ... | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
buy local, don't waste it! #food #education since 1917 @FoodRev #frd2013 @jamieoliver @goasia_asia http://t.co/Lz1gGhV9XT
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Site Pegs How Long Food Really Lasts - Earth911.com

Site Pegs How Long Food Really Lasts - Earth911.com | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
Guide to local resources including recycling centers, how to recycle, pollution prevention and how help protect the environment. (RT @Earth911: Sell-by, best-by, enjoy-by – How long does food really last?
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Four foods you probably waste -- and how to stop

Four foods you probably waste -- and how to stop | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
Are these fresh ingredients languishing in your kitchen as we speak? Stop the food waste madness with these tips and recipes. (How NOT to waste food.
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GOOD Transparency Food: Waste Not, Want Not

Simple but nourishing: The average American wastes more than 1/2 lb. of food each day. Meanwhile, millions of people are going hungry in our own cities. Here... (MT @feedingamerica: Neat video!
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8 Tips for Avoiding Food Waste - Care2.com

8 Tips for Avoiding Food Waste - Care2.com | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
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Americans now waste a shocking 50% of the food we produce. And even in Africa – where children are still starving – the percentage is similar.
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On the Road with a Food Rescue Organization | Earth911.com

On the Road with a Food Rescue Organization | Earth911.com | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
In the U.S. alone, about 40 percent of all edible food goes to waste, according to the Natural Resources Defense Council, a figure made even more troubling when considering the 50 million Americans currently classified as ...
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Rubbish jeans: how Levi's is turning plastic into fashion

Rubbish jeans: how Levi's is turning plastic into fashion | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
Flemmich Webb: In an attempt to tackle waste, Levi's has created a new denim range which uses eight plastic bottles for each pair of jeans (RT @GuardianSustBiz: 3.6m bottles & food trays used for 300,000 Waste)...
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Don’t Judge a Fruit by its Color – Produce Standards and Food Waste in America

Don’t Judge a Fruit by its Color – Produce Standards and Food Waste in America | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
Picture an idyllic family-run peach farm in rural Connecticut. There are rows upon rows stretching for acres with luscious and zingy Red Garnets, Washingtons, or Raritan Roses. I spent the summer a...
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29 Smart and Easy Tips to Reduce Food Waste

29 Smart and Easy Tips to Reduce Food Waste | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
Food waste: Is there anything sexier? Okay, yes. But addressing waste is pretty darn important for the health of communities and planet. Luckily, it’s incredibly easy to limit food waste with this list of 29 tips.
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Budget Booster: Trim Your Food Waste

Budget Booster: Trim Your Food Waste | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
The less you toss the more you save. Can a few minutes of focus on your fridge contents save money AND the planet?
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This Color-Coded Chart Helps You Pick the Most Nutritious Produce

This Color-Coded Chart Helps You Pick the Most Nutritious Produce | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
If you're looking to get more of a specific vitamin or mineral in your diet, or you're wondering what types of produce will help you get which types of nutrients (and what those nutrients are good for), this beautiful, color-coded chart breaks it...

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Food Security: enough on our plates?

Food Security: enough on our plates? | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
Editorial: Food security is not just a problem for the poor. It will become, increasingly, a problem for everybody (B'tween 30-50% of all the #food grown in the world never makes it to the plate.
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Gleaning to Reduce Food Waste

Gleaning to Reduce Food Waste | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
Captured in Jean Francois Millet's famous painting [The Gleaners](http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/1/1f/Jean-Fran%C3%A7ois_Millet_-_Gleaners_ (Gleaning to Reduce Food Waste http://t.co/vQZ1gcFWFF...
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Only wash what you’re eating

Only wash what you’re eating | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
Resist the temptation to wash fruits and veggies before you stick them in the fridge. No loopholes! If you’re only eating a portion of berries or grapes, only wash what you need. The added moisture from washing invites mold and spoiling.
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Fight Waste, Revive Stale Food with These Tricks - Earth911.com

Fight Waste, Revive Stale Food with These Tricks - Earth911.com | reduce food waste | Scoop.it
Guide to local resources including recycling centers, how to recycle, pollution prevention and how help protect the environment.
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