Every year, American households throw away about 19% of the veggies and 14% of the fruits they purchase. That’s a lot of food waste right there. It’s crucial that we learn to reduce food waste not just because it’s a waste of money but also because it’s extremely harmful to the environment.
We can do our part by buying only the produce we need for a given time, as well as knowing how to keep produce fresher for longer.
For more information, read this educational infographic to get the best produce storage tips. Try the advice below and you’ll see much of a difference it makes. Please help spread the word on food waste reduction by sharing this post with your friends online!
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