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According to the United Nations, it wouldn’t take much to keep the world’s most vulnerable from going hungry.
The “Last Week Tonight” host lists the moral, environmental and, yes, even financial reasons why, as a country, the U.S. needs to stop wasting so much food.
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The U.N.‘s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) says food wastage across the world—totaling 1.3 billion tonnes of food annually—is the largest source of global greenhouse gas emissions after China and the USA.
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Disposing of food thrown away by those rich enough to afford it is an expensive problem—but it can provide renewable energy and other benefits.
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