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.