21 Shocking U.S. Food Waste Facts & Statistics – Infographic
We’ve all done it at one point or another; you don’t mean to, it sometimes just happens. What we’re referring to is throwing away food because we forgot about it and it went bad, or we just bought too much of something and now we have to get rid of it because it’s past it’s shelf life. In fact, 40% of food in the United States is never eaten and 4 billion is wasted each year globally! Just think about how many lives we can save from starvation or how many homeless people we can feed with that. We all lead very busy lives these days, but it doesn’t mean we should be careless when it comes to food consumption and creating too much unnecessary waste on this planet.
Once you get through all of the ways we waste food in the infographic, learn about 8 ways we can help reduce our waste and provide a better future for ourselves. A to Z Solutions is committed to helping create a sustainable world in many ways, for example, by assisting businesses in developing effective, sustainable and socially responsible solutions. Share this infographic with your friends, or copy the embed code below to put this image on your website.
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