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...
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...