5 FACTS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT FOOD WASTE

1-When viewed globally, more than 1/3 of all food produced is wasted and thrown away. The annual value of these foods, which are wasted worldwide, is 1 trillion dollars and weighs 1.3 billion tons. 2-An average of a billion hungry people in the world who we live with can feed on less than a quarter of the food waste in the USA, the UK and Europe. 3-Did you know that an area larger than China should be used to grow wasteful food that is never eaten and goes to the garbage, 25% of the world's clean water source is used to grow wasted food? 4-If the waste foods were a country, it would be arguably the third largest emitter of greenhouse gases after China and the USA. 5-In the most developed countries, according to the food supply chain, more than half of all food waste occurs in homes.

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YEMEK KALMASIN
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