Reducing Food Waste Generation; Increasing Food Donation; and Keeping Food Waste Out of Landfills

On Oct. 30, 2019, EPA, FDA and USDA jointly announced a new partnership with the Food Waste Reduction Alliance (FWRA) an industry-led initiative focused on reducing food waste by increasing food donation and sending unavoidable food waste to productive use and away from landfills - The Agencies will “... formalize industry education and outreach efforts with the Grocery Manufacturers Association, the Food Marketing Institute, and the National Restaurant Association …” – The EPA/FDA/USDA partnership with FWRA is a continuation of the “Winning on Reducing Food Waste Initiative,” a collaborative government effort to reduce food loss and waste - Summarized by Jack Cooper – Text to 301 384 8287 - #FoodWaste