Food Waste In The United States

In the United States Each year, 108 billion pounds of food is wasted. That equates to 130 billion meals and more than $408 billion in food thrown away each year. Shockingly, nearly 40% of all food in America is wasted. That’s USD$1600 worth of produce per family is wasted.


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