The Clean Plate
Waste Less Food Newsletter
“If you’re reading this newsletter, you’ve likely already engaged in the Waste Less Food program – through facebook, our website, or by taking the Challenge. Congrats! American households are throwing out about 25% of the food they buy. We waste food for lots of reasons, but many relate to buying, preparing or serving too much. Estimates on the money families are losing this way are a bit astonishing. We’re talking $1,300 to $2,300 a year. If we go middle of the road on those amounts, that’s about $130 a month.
So what are some of the primary reasons that food gets wasted at home?” quoting The Clean Plate.
– “Keep your foodand moneyout of the trash!”
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