People in LA Are Feeding Each Other the Food That Would Be Wasted

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30.06.2021 – US, United States-Independent Media Institute

People in LA Are Feeding Each Other the Food That Would Be Wasted
FEED PEOPLE NOT LANDFILLS (Image by foodcyclela.org)

Americans waste 30 to 40 percent of all food. These organizers connect the excess food in their neighborhoods with hungry people—rather than the dump.

By April M. Short

In any given U.S. city, on any given night, chances are that dumpsters are sitting full of perfectly good food discarded by grocery stores, hotels and restaurants—while people just a few miles away struggle to get enough food on their plates. Even though there is plenty of food in the U.S., many Americans still continue to go hungry.

Between 30 and 40 percent of the food supply in the U.S. is wasted, according toestimates from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Economic Research Service. Food deserts existwithin the nation’s urban centers, and according to the USDA’s latestHousehold Food Security in the United…

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