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Could Dissolvable Cranberry Film Replace Plastic Packaging Someday?

  Imagine making a bowl of oatmeal or a cup of instant ramen noodles. You... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
Measuring the True Amount of Food Loss on Farms

A free new tool from the World Wildlife Fund helps farmers measure how much crop... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
May 13, 2022
Giving Food a Second Chance

In an effort to combat food waste, some companies are upcycling ingredients, giving new life... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
February 7, 2022
Fighting Food Waste, One Swipe at a Time

Apps such as Too Good to Go are helping consumers rescue meals that would otherwise... (more)

Shelby Vittek
February 6, 2022
These TikTokers Are Turning Trash Into Food Treasures

As dumpster-diving videos go viral on social media apps, a new generation is faced with... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
February 5, 2022
The Visionaries Running a Worm Farm In Prison

Sustainability programs in prisons can benefit the environment, society and incarcerated people alike.

Christopher Blackwell with Nick Hacheney
February 3, 2022