J2_Welcome_LogoBlue How Reducing Food Waste Could Ease Climate Change

As a class or part of an additional assignment, read the following article and discuss the relationship between food waste and climate change.

POST_National Geographic Food Waste

“Producing the food we throw away generates more greenhouse gases than most entire countries do…” (National Geographic, 2015)


Great supplement to Lesson 1 to teach students about world population growth

Smith, R (January 22, 2015). National Geographic. How Reducing Food Waste Could Ease Climate Change. http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2015/01/150122-food-waste-climate-change-hunger/
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