23 Dec '11, 4pm

10 simple steps to reduce holiday food waste #green #christmas #hanukkah

10 simple steps to reduce holiday food waste #green #christmas #hanukkah

10. Give gifts with thought: When giving food as a gift, avoid highly perishable items and make an effort to select foods that you know the recipient will enjoy rather than waste. The Rainforest Alliance, an international nonprofit, works with farmers and producers in tropical areas to ensure they are practicing environmentally sustainable and socially just methods. The group's certified chocolates, coffee, and teas are great gifts that each have a long shelf-life, and buying this kind of gift helps support businesses and individuals across the world.

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