Sustainable restaurants in Australia and the UK are fighting food waste by sourcing the food they serve to customers from dumpsters. Really.
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- DOWNSIZE + RIGHT SIZE
- FOOD + FARMING
- KEEP YOUR TECH ALIVE
- OFF THE GRID
- SOLAR ENERGY
- URBAN SURVIVAL
- ZOMBIES, ETC.
When you’re making the most of a survival situation, you need to use every part of everything- including garbage! Check out these 10 uses for banana peels!
Would you pay full price for a half portion in a restaurant, if the remainder were donated to fight poverty and hunger issues? Will other Americans? This is the vision of Austin, TX start-up Halfsies.
Each family and lifestyle is different, but if you’d like to reduce your negative impact on the planet while becoming more self-sufficient, here are some resolution ideas to get you started.
In the United States, we generate an extra 5 million tons of household waste each year between Thanksgiving and New Year’s, including three times as much food waste as at other times of the year.
DEFRA, Britain’s Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs, recently release new guidelines with regard to these food date labels, stating that the use of ‘sell by’ or ‘display until’ labels is confusing to the consumer.