USDA and EPA Announce Food Waste Reduction Goals
 
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Together the USDA and U.S. EPA announced the United States’ first-ever national food waste reduction goal, calling for a 50-percent reduction by 2030. As part of the effort, the federal government will lead a new partnership with charitable organizations, faith-based organizations, the private sector and local, state and tribal governments to reduce food loss and waste in order to improve overall food security and conserve our nation’s natural resources. 

The full article is available here: http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/usda/usdahome?contentid=2015/09/0257.xml

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09/17/2015 (587 days ago)
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