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Posted on: October 6, 2023

Village focused on preventing food waste

Compost and Food Waste square with village logo

In 2019, the United Nations designated September 29th International Day of Awareness on Food Loss and Waste Reduction. Food waste is not only a problem globally but often happens right in our own kitchens. For example, an average family in the U.S. throws away $1,500 in uneaten food each year! 

Riverside is focused on this issue and will share helpful tips during the month of October. 

Find a few quick tips in this short 1-minute video from the USDA:

Related resources can be found here: 

Cross Community Climate Collaborative (C4)

Residential Trash & Yard Waste

Flood Brothers Composting Information 

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