Learn The Facts About Food Insecurity! (Part I)
Let’s break down food insecurity…
-More than 37 Million tons of food waste was generated in 2013
-48 million Americans live in food insecure households, about 73,000 of those people live in Mecklenburg County.
-Food is the largest stream of materials in household trash.
-Food loss and waste totals $161 billion dollars.
-31 percent of available food goes uneaten in the US
Which is the most alarming fact? Let us know in the Comment Section below!
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