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Emily Malina

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How Tech Can Reduce Food Waste

Emily MalinaFeb 23, 2017

When it comes to food recovery and food waste reduction, there are a growing number of technology-driven solutions available to food businesses and nonprofits, each with important differences in...

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9 Food Waste Management Resources You Need To Use Now

Emily MalinaJan 14, 2016

Looking for more information about food waste management? If you’re just beginning your food waste diversion program - or even if you’ve had a system in place for a while - finding great resources...

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3 Food Recovery & Waste Diversion Goals for 2016

Emily MalinaJan 4, 2016

Happy New Year! Are you thinking about your waste diversion goals for the year?

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Top 12 Food Waste Stories in 2015

Emily MalinaDec 15, 2015

Food waste has been a hot issue this year - from major legislation to political commentary. Even Food & Wine magazine named it “probably the most discussed food-related topic of the year.”

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Help End Food Waste On #GivingTuesday

Emily MalinaDec 1, 2015

Today is #GivingTuesday. Not familiar with the movement? Through the power of social media collaboration, the campaign celebrates giving back the Tuesday after Thanksgiving.

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The Fowl Truth: Thanksgiving & Food Waste, What The Data Shows [Infographic]

Emily MalinaNov 18, 2015

Dana Gunders (@dgunders) said it best in a 2012 blog post: “It’s the ultimate irony, really.  We feast to celebrate that our ancestors had enough food to survive their first winter, acknowledging...

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What Happens To Pumpkins After Halloween?

Emily MalinaOct 27, 2015

Carving pumpkins with the family is considered a happy staple of Halloween festivities, but there’s a more haunting side of jack-o’-lanterns that often gets overlooked: pumpkin waste.

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What Does a National Call For Food Waste Reduction Mean?

Emily MalinaOct 13, 2015
On September 16, 2015, the USDA and EPA  announced the first-ever national food waste reduction goal. It’s a large undertaking, with hopes of reducing food waste 50% by 2030. In the U.S., we throw...
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5 Celebrities Taking on Food Waste

Emily MalinaJul 23, 2015

An estimated 40% of food produced in the U.S. goes uneaten, according to the Natural Resources Defense Council. Food is the single largest contributor to our landfills, yet roughly 1 in 6...

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Boston Globe feature on Massachusetts food rescue

Emily MalinaJun 11, 2015

Last week, the EPA's WasteWise Program hosted its Spring 2015 Forum on Food Donation. In attendance were representatives from RecyclingWorks and the Massachusetts Department of Environmental...

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