Post Profile






The 'Seamless for food waste’ lets you eat at buffets for as little as $2

The world wastes an estimated 2.7 trillion pounds of food each year. That's  a third of the total food we produce — and could be enough to feed 2 billion people. Much of this waste originates from cafés, restaurants, and hotels, which throw out unsold food. A new app called BuffetGo aims to put a dent in that waste. Available in Los Angeles, New York City, San Francisco, San Diego, Chicago, Finland, and Denmark, it connects users with local restaurants and hotels that want to sell perfectly good leftover buffet food.
read more

share

Related Posts


Food Waste is a Serious Problem in The U.S.

Society & Culture : Huffington Post: Impact Blog

In the U.S. today, 70 billion pounds of good, edible food go to waste each year. That means that nearly 40 percent of all food that is grown, harvested and produced is filling landfills rather than feeding people. At the same time t...

Food powder made from expired produce may help end world hunger

Business & Finance : Mashable: Business

The global amount of food wasted each year is an estimated 1.76 billion tons — that's $750 billion in terms of economic loss, according to the United Nations. The two most common reasons for such extensive food waste relate to mindl...

Food powder made from expired produce may help end world hunger

Lifestyle : Mashable: Lifestyle

The global amount of food wasted each year is an estimated 1.76 billion tons — that's $750 billion in terms of economic loss, according to the United Nations. The two most common reasons for such extensive food waste relate to mindl...

Why The World Doesn't Eat Half Of The Food It Produces

Business & Finance : Business Insider: Clusterstock

Up to half of all the food produced each year goes to waste, according to a recent report by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. "It Is estimated that 30–50% (or 1.2–2 billion tonnes) of all food produced on the planet is lost ...

This new 'Seamless for food waste' lets you buy restaurants' surplus for around $3

Technology / Technology Industry News : Silicon Alley Insider

The world wastes an astounding amount of food every year: an estimated 2.7 trillion pounds. That's a third of the total food we produce — and could be enough to feed 2 billion people. A great deal of this waste originates from cafés...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC