Wasting Food

One-third of the food produced in the world for human consumption every year, around 1.3 billion tons, is wasted. The amount of food waste is US$ 680 billion in industrialized countries and US$ 310 billion in developing countries.

Food Around the World

one-third of the food produced in the world for human consumption every year which is around  1.3 billion tons is wasted. The amount of food waste is US$ 680 billion in industrialized countries and US$ 310 billion in developing countries.fiction (2).pngcopy-of-fictioncopy-of-copy-of-fiction-1copy-of-copy-of-copy-of-copy-of-fictioncopy-of-copy-of-copy-of-fiction


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