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Food Waste

Reduce, reuse, recyle: Chowhounds discuss clever ways to cut down on food waste. Share your thoughts and debate the news-worthy points of the topic.

Edible Carving: How 3D printers Could Create Your Next Meal

by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

" . . . 3D food printing has found itself at the forefront of digitally printed objects. Currently, confectioneries a...


gutreactions commented 2 months ago

What to do with a hardened gluten-free pasta salad?

by garmonboozia 7 months ago

Hi guys! I made an abundance of delicious Wegmans brand gluten-free penne salad last night, but the pasta has since h...


hotoynoodle commented 6 months ago

How do you use sweetened almond milk?

by sommom22 11 months ago

DH came home from Costco with three half-gallons of Silk organic sweetened almond milk. I have been using unsweetene...


Ttrockwood commented 11 months ago

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Food Waste Survey

by MunEDS1 1 year ago

I am a college student doing a research paper on food waste. It is a very real issue and there are many simple things...

Can I bury my kitchen waste in the garden rather than composting in a bin?

by janniecooks 9 years ago

It's difficult to keep the compost pile wet enough to produce good hot compost - the heat and the sun in Florida drie...


ricepad commented 1 year ago

Wedding Halls - Food Waste

by jhopp217 6 years ago

I have really been getting on people about food waste lately. I was at a wedding last night and everything was amazi...


ninrn commented 2 years ago

Where do you keep your kitchen garbage can?

by stratford 8 years ago

Was thinking about where the ideal place for a kitchen garbage can would be and where most people place theirs. I'm ...


mellisa23 commented 2 years ago

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First Class Meal

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

" . . . The team’s proposal, which won the Urban SOS: Fair Share competition in January, envisages using the vast pos...

USDA Revises Guidance on Date Labeling to Reduce Food Waste

by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

"...Except for infant formula, product dating is not required by Federal regulations. Food manufacturers frequently u...


fourunder commented 2 years ago

Restaurants & Bars Be the first to comment

Eating in a Dumpster for a Good Cause

by marssy 2 years ago

I have to admit that I've been guilty of wasting food in spite of my mom raising me not to do it. Anyone heard of thi...

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5 Food Systems Lessons the U.S. Can Learn from Denmark

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

"...From food waste reduction to better treatment of both animals and people working in the its food industry, here a...

These Are The Trashy Consequences Of Blue Apron Delivery

by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

"...And this is what remained, after cooking: Nine plastic baggies of varying sizes; four clamshells, also plastic; a...


LisainCali commented 3 years ago

Food Savers/ Vacuum Sealers: Do you use them and are they worth the expense?

by FoodChic 5 years ago

I'm really trying to be mindful of wasted food in our home, and have gotten to the point I cannot abide tossing unuse...


briang191 commented 3 years ago

Xi'An Famous Food - a waste with "non-spicy" eaters???

by pixellle 3 years ago

I'm meeting my elder-ish uncle, aunt, my dad and his friend, along with my cousin and my husband, in nearby NYC. We ...


pixellle commented 3 years ago

PBS Newshour 6/16/15: Why does almost half of America’s food go to waste?

by zippo 3 years ago

There's also this thread started 2 weeks ago entitled "Should It Be Illegal for Supermarkets to Waste Food?" http:...


Bottomless_Pit commented 3 years ago

Sluggish compost bin? I found a solution. Bokashi is like speed composting!

by ursy_ten 6 years ago

I'm surprised there isn't a thread about bokashi composting here already. Is it not widely known about? Anyway, I can...


TroyTempest commented 3 years ago