Browsing the "food waste" Tag

How to Reduce Food Waste: 3 More Ideas

July 21st, 2014 | by Important Media Cross-Post

We continue to feature organizations working on how to reduce food waste: these three turn existing service models on their heads to feed the hungry


Anaerobic Digestion: a Clean Energy Solution for Your Business [Infographic]

October 9th, 2013 | by Jeff McIntire-Strasburg

Anaerobic digestion - extracting methane from organic wastes - doesn't get the love of, say, solar and wind: it's not nearly as sexy, and definitely more smelly. But it's also a renewable energy technology with plenty of available feedstock: all of that food waste we discuss regularly could go towards the creation of biogas


From Trash to Table: Austrian Activists Launch Freegan Cooking Show

January 7th, 2013 | by Jeff McIntire-Strasburg

Dumpster diving has become a kind of hip response to this waste of perfectly good food, and now a group of Austrian activists have taken "freeganism" to the next logical step: they've created a cooking show for food "rescued" from grocery and restaurant dumpsters


Cultivating a Better Food System in 2013

December 20th, 2012 | by Guest Author

Danielle Nierenberg and Ellen Gustafson, founders of new organization The Food Tank, share their ideas for improving the global food system in 2013 and beyond


Come Hangout with Us and Discuss Food Waste

September 26th, 2012 | by Jeff McIntire-Strasburg

How do we decrease the amount of food waste we create? How can we make better use of the food that doesn't get eaten? What opportunities are we missing along the supply chain? Sounds like good topics for a discussion... so let's discuss


How to Keep from Wasting Holiday Food: Love Food Hate Waste

December 28th, 2011 | by Jeff McIntire-Strasburg

Even the best parts of the leftover holiday feast get old after a few days. British site Love Food Hate Waste collects a wealth of information on how to "reuse" leftovers... or how to avoid them in the first place



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