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Smart Ways to Fight Food Waste Webinar - County of San Diego

Reducing food waste helps to protect the environment and save you money. Learn how to prevent food waste at home during this webinar. Want to know what to do with those food scraps that are hard to avoid? The basics of various composting options will also be shared to help you kick off your organics diversion journey!

Nearly 40% of food produced worldwide is wasted. You have the power to help change this statistic by making small changes to your daily life and habits. If you would like to be a part of this change, join our webinar! Solana Center’s experts will walk you through some easy steps on how to prevent food waste at home and share various options for composting unavoidable food scraps to divert them from the landfill.

In this 1-hour webinar, you will learn practical solutions to reduce food waste in your home. Our speakers will share how incorporating these solutions into your daily life can be a great way to help the environment and save money! 

This webinar will be held using Zoom, so please note that you will need to have the Zoom application installed on your device (computer, smartphone, or tablet) to attend and participate. You will receive the link to join upon registering

In this webinar, we will cover the following topics

  • Practical and successful methods to prevent food waste in your own kitchen
  • Where and how is food being wasted in the U.S. and around the world 
  • The social, environmental, and economic impacts of food waste 
  • Best options to divert unavoidable food waste (ex. coffee grounds and citrus peels)
  • Various methods of composting and finding one best suited for you


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Event Classification
Funding Source Contract-funded
Contract County Composting
Special Note
Stream to Volunteer Opportunities
December 2nd, 2021 6:00 PM   through   7:00 PM
Virtual - Anywhere In the World
Main Phone: (760)436-7986

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