Category Archives: Food Waste Prevention

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Prevent Food Waste at Thanksgiving with “Green” Stew

In this segment of Sustainable Ventura News, City of Ventura Environmental Specialist Tobie Mitchell demonstrates how to prevent holiday food waste by making a “GREEN” stew.                         “Green Stew”

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Prevent Food Waste at Thanksgiving with “Green” Stew

In this segment of Sustainable Ventura News, City of Ventura Environmental Specialist Tobie Mitchell demonstrates how to prevent holiday food waste by making a “GREEN” stew.                         “Green Stew”

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It’s the Law! Mandatory Food Waste Recycling Requirements for Businesses

Beginning April 1, 2016, Assembly Bill (AB) 1826 California’s Commercial Organics Recycling Law goes into effect requiring commercial businesses, multifamily dwellings (5+units), schools, hospitals, restaurants, government buildings, and other establishments to begin separating and recycling organic waste, which includes food

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It’s the Law! Mandatory Food Waste Recycling Requirements for Businesses

Beginning April 1, 2016, Assembly Bill (AB) 1826 California’s Commercial Organics Recycling Law goes into effect requiring commercial businesses, multifamily dwellings (5+units), schools, hospitals, restaurants, government buildings, and other establishments to begin separating and recycling organic waste, which includes food

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USDA’s “FoodKeeper” App – Read EcoSmarts

From 805 Living’s November 2015 Edition (Page 28), CLICK HERE

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USDA’s “FoodKeeper” App – Read EcoSmarts

From 805 Living’s November 2015 Edition (Page 28), CLICK HERE

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Help Protect Our Environment: Tips to Curb Holiday Food Waste

City of Ventura Environmental Specialist Tobie Mitchell offers some additional fantastic Food Waste Prevention tips in this Sustainable Ventura News Video ** The National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) estimates more than 40 percent of groceries  ($165 billion dollars worth of

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Help Protect Our Environment: Tips to Curb Holiday Food Waste

City of Ventura Environmental Specialist Tobie Mitchell offers some additional fantastic Food Waste Prevention tips in this Sustainable Ventura News Video ** The National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) estimates more than 40 percent of groceries  ($165 billion dollars worth of

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Smart Savings: Eat What You Buy

The average American family tosses away $1600 worth of groceries a year.  Wasted food not only wastes money and precious food, it wastes our natural resources. Here are some helpful tips to help you and your family curb the waste:

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Smart Savings: Eat What You Buy

The average American family tosses away $1600 worth of groceries a year.  Wasted food not only wastes money and precious food, it wastes our natural resources. Here are some helpful tips to help you and your family curb the waste:

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Buy It, Eat It, Don’t Waste It!

The City of Ventura’s Food Waste Prevention Challenge Enters’ its 7 th week! 70 local Families Track Waste and Share Prevention Tips DID YOU KNOW? That 40% of all food grown and produced in the U.S. goes uneaten.  Meanwhile, 1

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Buy It, Eat It, Don’t Waste It!

The City of Ventura’s Food Waste Prevention Challenge Enters’ its 7 th week! 70 local Families Track Waste and Share Prevention Tips DID YOU KNOW? That 40% of all food grown and produced in the U.S. goes uneaten.  Meanwhile, 1

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Smart Food Storage: Prevent Food Waste

The average American family tosses approximately $1600 of food away every year.  Most of that food consists of fresh fruits and vegetables that turn because they aren’t consumed or used in time.  However, by storing fruits and vegetables properly, they’ll

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Smart Food Storage: Prevent Food Waste

The average American family tosses approximately $1600 of food away every year.  Most of that food consists of fresh fruits and vegetables that turn because they aren’t consumed or used in time.  However, by storing fruits and vegetables properly, they’ll

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Buy It, Eat It, Don’t Waste It: The City of Ventura’s Food Waste Prevention Challenge Enters its 4th Week!

The City of Ventura’s Food Waste Prevention Challenge Enters’ its 4th week! 70 local Families Track Waste and Share Prevention Tips Did you know that 40% of all food grown and produced in the U.S. goes uneaten? Meanwhile, 1 in

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Buy It, Eat It, Don’t Waste It: The City of Ventura’s Food Waste Prevention Challenge Enters its 4th Week!

The City of Ventura’s Food Waste Prevention Challenge Enters’ its 4th week! 70 local Families Track Waste and Share Prevention Tips Did you know that 40% of all food grown and produced in the U.S. goes uneaten? Meanwhile, 1 in

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Read Sustainable Ventura’s May/June 2015 Newsletter

Read Sustainable Ventura’s May/June 2015 Newsletter Green Articles and Videos, Green Businesses, Sustainable Events and Programs, and more!  CLICK HERE!

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Read Sustainable Ventura’s May/June 2015 Newsletter

Read Sustainable Ventura’s May/June 2015 Newsletter Green Articles and Videos, Green Businesses, Sustainable Events and Programs, and more!  CLICK HERE!