Food waste expert Jonathan Bloom, shares his tips to help us fight and prevent food waste and the great problems waste causes to our world!
Jonathan Bloom has been researching and writing about food waste since 2005, when he got his start as a volunteer at DC Kitchens, a Washington, DC-based organization working to reclaim surplus food to redistribute to people in need.
Bloom is the author of American Wasteland: How America Throws Away Nearly Half of Its Food (and What We Can Do About It). Bloom’s passion is to prevent food waste, the great problems that waste poses to the environment, and what consumers everywhere can do to eliminate waste.
Among the topics Jonathan will discuss are:
• Tips to preventing food waste
• How to make food last longer
• Storage and refrigeration tricks and tips
• How to properly plan when grocery shopping so as not to buy access foods
• And more!