Food Waste

Getting Beyond the “Second Disaster”: Rethinking Food Drives with New Online Platform

YouGiveGoods.com is an online platform that addresses every identifiable inefficiency that exists within the traditional in-kind donation process.

26 Films Every Food Activist Must Watch

Food Tank has selected 26 incredible films educating audiences about changes being made – or that need to be made – in the food system.

Call for Submissions to Food Banks and Emergency Food Provision Journal

A special edition of an Emerald Journal calls for submissions regarding food banks and emergency food provision for 2014.

Missed the Food Waste Free NYC Livestream Event Last Night? Watch the Recording!

Yesterday, Food Tank hosted a groundbreaking event on the global problem of food waste. The recording of the event is now available for viewing.

Kroger Spearheads Food Waste Conversion for Renewable Energy

Kroger seeks to transform 55,000 tons of unsellable food waste into energy to power their distribution center in Compton, California

Vermont Law Takes On Food Waste

Vermont combates food waste and goes further than any other state to integrate composting into the state’s waste management plan.

Innovations in Farming Fighting Food Waste Around the World

While food waste is a global problem, farmers worldwide are stepping up to offer solutions.

America’s Food Waste Problem and Hope in the Food Recovery Movement

According to guest author Ben Simon, founder of the Food Recovery Network, preventing food waste is good for the environment – and for business.

The Global FoodBanking Network Helps Turn the Problem of Food Waste into a Humanitarian Solution

The Global FoodBanking Network creates, supplies, and strengthens food banks and food bank networks around the world, using food waste as a solution to hunger.

Food Tank Book of the Week: American Wasteland by Jonathan Bloom

Jonathan Bloom’s American Wasteland remains a driving force in bringing the problem of food waste in America into the national consciousness.