From the Headlines: Working to Reduce Food Wastage

Posted by admin on Oct 28, 2015 12:57:41 PM

Dion Broeken, Displaydata's Director of Sales EMEA   Last week the USDA and EPA made a
significant announcement, telling the world that it is stepping up when it comes to food wastage by calling a 50% reduction in food waste by 2030. To achieve this lofty yet attainable goal, the United States federal government says they will work with charitable organizations, faith-based organizations, the private sector and local, state and tribal governments.   On a personal note, I say “Bravo!” to the USDA and EPA for taking a stand to reduce, by no small amount, the estimated 133 billion pounds of food that is wasted each year. According to U.S. Agriculture Secretary, Tom Vilsack, that is enough food to fill the Willis Tower (formerly known as the Sears Tower) 44 times.  

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