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Food waste- Are you wasting food?


By Hagan Brown, Environmental Engineer specialized in water pollution control and environmental sustainability.


‘Climate change! Change climate! Climate change!’ was a typical bulletin story for most media outlets before COVID-19 arrived. What made these popular stories? What about the other megatrends? Does it present a significant risk like climate change or COVID-19 for it to be a top story?



Well, various patterns and movements have tremendously changed and impacted environmental and socio-economic activities. With urban migration, emerging middle class, fast pace of technological change, population growth, global pandemics such as COVID-19, increasing fight for resources, pressure on the ecosystem, environmental pollution being the most focused concerns, food waste has somehow been failed to mention.


Zero Waste Shanghai has different programs to help to cut the food waste in your