Tackling America's wasteful lifestyle

Nearly a third of all food is thrown out in the United States, at an estimated cost of $161bn a year.

    New US government figures show that Americans are among the most wasteful people on the planet.

    Nearly a third of all food is thrown out in the US, at an estimated cost of $161bn a year.

    One community in the northern state of Vermont, has come up with a solution.

    Al Jazeera's Kimberly Halkett reports from Vermont.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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