Teaming Up to Reduce Food Waste
In Central Ohio, we are banding together behind a common goal: to cut our food waste in half by 2030. Learn about the Central Ohio Food Waste Initiative and the action plan that will help us reach our goal.
The US Environmental Protection Agency estimates that during the holiday season, household food waste increases by over 25%. But you can make a difference with a quick tips and fun recipes to use up leftovers.
In October 2020, Rev1 Ventures and SWACO announced a partnership to advance new technologies in food waste in the Central Ohio region. Technologies will address food waste reduction in manufacturing, commercial kitchens, retail, and residential spaces. Learn more about the partnership and connect in with the innovation work at the link below.Learn More
Central Ohio landfills nearly 1 million pounds of food waste every single day. That’s why leaders from across Franklin County came together in 2019 to form the Central Ohio Food Waste Initiative. Working together, over 150 partners in the initiative are reclaiming lost resources on a path to cutting Central Ohio food waste in half by 2030. Learn more about the Central Ohio Food Waste Initiative and their 20-point action plan:The InitiativeThe Action Plan
We want you on our team! Use Save More Than Food communications tools to engage your family, workplace, schools, and community in reducing food waste.Share the Campaign
Reducing food waste starts with a better understanding of the issues we face. Take our "Save More Than Food" quiz and test your food waste knowledge.Take The Quiz