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Your Weekly Food Waste Digest

Last Week in Food Waste:


  1. Need a new podcast to add to your usual mix? This episode of Impact Hustlers features Tessa Cook, OLIO’s Co-founder and CEO. OLIO is a free food sharing app that launched in 2015.
  2. In the UK, Tesco relaxes its quality specifications to sell more (and waste less) unusual produce. Green clementine anyone?
  3. This month, California Gov. Jerry Brown signed a new date labeling act into law.
  4. The NRDC report (reviewed by Eatable) reveals that two-thirds of the food we waste is edible.
  5. Also, can brewing beer from waste really make a dent on our food waste problem?
  6. BONUS: Read Harvard Law School’s Food Law & Policy Clinic's toolkit on local food policy and take action!