Tristram Stuart

The global food waste scandal

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Filmed Jan 2012 at TEDSalon London Spring 2012
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Western countries throw out nearly half of their food, not because it’s inedible — but because it doesn’t look appealing. Tristram Stuart delves into the shocking data of wasted food, calling for a more responsible use of global resources.

Tristram Stuart
/ Author and Activist

Tristram Stuart sounds the warning bell on global food waste, calling for us to change the systems whereby large quantities of produce and other foods end up in trash heaps.  Full bio.

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