food waste

The Reason Americans Waste So Much Food

The Reason Americans Waste So Much Food

The United States wastes over 140 trillion calories of perfectly good food every year. A national survey just provided a comprehensive overview of the reasons we waste so much — and one of the most common ones is based on a total misconception.

Hasbro Made A Wonky Version Of Mr Potato Head To Help Reduce Food Waste

Hasbro Made A Wonky Version Of Mr Potato Head To Help Reduce Food Waste

Picky shoppers only choosing the most perfectly-shaped and blemish-free produce at grocery stores has led to a tremendous amount of food waste. To illustrate how not-so-perfect fruits and vegetables are still perfectly edible, Hasbro has created a misshaped version of Mr Potato Head to serve as a spokesperson.