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5 Waste Lessons Thanksgiving Taught Us

5 Waste Lessons Thanksgiving Taught Us

Food-heavy holidays like Thanksgiving can leave trash bins unusually full. But don’t fret, Earth-lover. Your holiday celebration can be the start of a low-waste revolution in your kitchen. Here are five waste-saving lessons we learned this Thanksgiving and ways to apply them all year round. The green lessons we learned this Thanksgiving can help you cut back on kitchen waste all year round! Photo: Flickr/little blue hen 1. Take inventory Food-related holidays are the perfect time to analyze how you’re disposing of kitchen waste. Think back to what was left after your Thanksgiving meal. How many times did you take out the trash? How much of your waste was compostable or recyclable? And what can you do to keep that trash can empty? If you found yourself tossing a lot of recyclable waste, think about why that is. Recycling can seem like a bit of a challenge if your locality d...

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