Curated Session: Resource Management and Waste Diversion
Food Waste — One of the World’s Dumbest Problems
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
8:00 – 9:30
Moderator: Susan Blachman, Northern California Recycling Association
Learn about solutions to reduce food waste, expand food donation and feed hungry people.
At this presentation, participants will savor tidbits about:
- What’s happening in North America and the EU to manage food waste
- How much edible food is being tossed
- Challenges and opportunities of recovery and prevention
- Model food recovery programs
Using these resources and links the presenters will share on the SWANA website, participants will be better able to reduce wasted food and support food recovery efforts in their communities.