Wasted food’s heavy burden on climate

Wasted food’s heavy burden on climate

  By Tim Radford     LONDON, 12 April, 2016 − By mid-century, an estimated one-tenth of all greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture could be traced back to food waste, according to new research. Human use and misuse of land accounts for up to a quarter of all...
Reducing food waste could help mitigate climate change

Reducing food waste could help mitigate climate change

  April 7, 2016 – About a tenth of overall global greenhouse-gas emissions from agriculture could be traced back to food waste by mid-century, a new study shows. A team from the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research for the first time provides...