While 870 million people go hungry, half of the food produced in the United States is wasted between farm and table. Where's it all going?
This video from Visually will make you feel differently about your grocery purchases as it sheds some light on the shocking numbers associated with food waste. Not only are we throwing away perfectly good food that could feed hungry and malnourished people around the world, but all that waste also costs the United States $165 billion annually and contributes to 16% of methane emissions while sitting in landfills.
Watch the video to see the staggering numbers around where the food gets wasted and the effects it has on the world.