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Keep your food—and money—out of the trash!

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The average American wastes 209 to 254 pounds of edible food each year. That is a huge waste of resources and costs a family of four about $130 a month. Yet most people don’t realize they waste that much.

SMART ways to Waste Less Food

Easy ways to reduce the food you waste when you shop, prep, store and eat. Download our handy guide.

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Pledge to reduce the food you waste at home. You will be entered into our drawing to win great waste reduction and food saving prizes.

Take the quiz

Are you a Food Waster? Our fun and informative online workshop will tell you and help change your ways.

How big is the problem?

Wasting food has social, environmental and financial impacts that are much larger than you may realize. Learn more.

What more can I do?

Learn more about the issues and what you can do in our community to reduce wasted food.

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Check out our resources page for recipes, articles, videos, blogs, apps, and products.

Contact us

Call Gabby Byrne at (360) 867-2284 or e-mail

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