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Wasted

Friday, December 31, 2010

Jonathan BloomWasted Food blogger and the author of American Wasteland: How America Throws Away Nearly Half of Its Food (and What We Can Do About It) talks about why half of America's food goes uneaten and what consumers can do to cut waste.

What are your tips for cutting down on food waste?  Comment on our show page.

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American Wasteland

Monday, December 13, 2010

Jonathan Bloom discusses our culture of excess and looks at our history and habit of wasting food. In American Wasteland: How America Throws Away Nearly Half of Its Food (and What We Can Do About It), Bloom writes about working at grocery stores, a fast food chain, and at a food recovery group, and speaks with experts to discover why and how we waste, and what we can do to change our ways.

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Wasted

Tuesday, November 09, 2010

Jonathan Bloom, Wasted Food blogger and the author of American Wasteland: How America Throws Away Nearly Half of Its Food (and What We Can Do About It) talks about why half of America's food goes uneaten and what consumers can do to cut waste.

What are your tips for cutting down on food waste?

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America Wastes Nearly Half Its Food

Thursday, October 14, 2010

In today’s tough economic times, we frequently talk about conserving energy, cutting down on waste and living more frugally.

Despite these good intentions, a new study in the American Chemical Society's journal indicates that the food Americans throw out or leave in fields to rot wastes the equivalent of 350 million barrels of oil a year. That's about 70 times the amount of oil in the BP Gulf oil spill.

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Wasted Food

Thursday, January 08, 2009

You may be horrified to learn how much food you waste each week. Food waste blogger Jonathan Bloom of wastedfood.com gives tips on how to cut down on the waste.

Weigh in: What are your favorite ways to cut down on food waste? Tell us recipes, storage tips, ...

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