All posts tagged with: food waste

Act Upon The Environment Locally

Posted November 18, 2013 no picture Achmad

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Member since October 9, 2013
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We are really regretful throwing half of the food away to the dump side. It happens because none of us have a think about how much food we spend and dump daily. We realize that we waste them in the form of too much food prepared; too much food not used; food past its sell and use-by date; food wasted. It will become custom for us when we ignore the negative impacts of wasted food and rotting food. So the impacts should be considered deliberately especially to the economy and the en...


Problems of Food Storage in India

Posted February 22, 2014 no picture Santnam Bakshi_GEMConnect_Chennai_India

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Member since January 31, 2014
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The Food Corporation of India which is responsible for implementing the Public Distribution System Scheme faces immense problems regarding its storage facilities. The problem can be divided into two parts: 1) Wastage of Food due to poor storage facilities 2) Wastage of money due to lack of storage facilities 1a) One of the reasons for the wastage of food is that grains are not moved out of the warehouses in time and distributed. Due to this inefficiency in transporting gr...