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Boston Herald | Don’t waste that food – oops, dollar!

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Imagine this. A woman opens a garbage bin and tosses a $5 bill in it. If she continues doing it for an entire year, she will ensure that $1,825 will...

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Don’t waste that food – oops, dollar!

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Imagine this. A woman opens a garbage bin and tosses a $5 bill in it. If she continues doing it for an entire year, she will ensure that $1,825 will...

The Incline | This Pittsburgh CSA gives ‘ugly’ food some love

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Truly embracing the adage “beauty is in the eye of the beholder,” Pittsburghers are giving “ugly” fruits and vegetables a second chance — and saving gallons upon gallons of water...

BUST Magazine | Meet The App That’s Saved 1.5 Million Pounds Of Food To Date

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Nearly half of the food in the United States is thrown out, while 1 in 7 Americans go hungry. There’s no doubt this is a tragic paradox that demands transformation....

Strategic Sourceror | How to Reduce Food Waste in Your Supply Chain

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As grocery shopping becomes the next frontier for tech companies to conquer amid the Amazon’s and Peapod’s of the world, it is difficult to remember that food is not a...

TOAST | 7 Companies That Are Canning Restaurant Food Waste

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Old habits die hard, and food waste across the American restaurant industry is no exception. By Alexandra Kopp, TOAST Improper food waste management, however, is not due to bad intentions, but...

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | 412 Food Rescue mobilizes volunteers to distribute surplus food

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[Photo: Darrell Sapp/Pittsburgh Post-Gazzette] The mission to eliminate waste may be impossible, but a pool of 1,500 volunteers ensures that someone is always available to make a run for the...

New Pittsburgh Courier | Mayor, council members and residents gear up for 412 Food Rescue Challenge

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During Inclusive Innovation Week, Mayor Peduto, City Council members, city government agencies and residents aim to rescue 15,000 pounds of surplus food. By Courier Newsroom, New Pittsburgh Courier The City of Pittsburgh...

The Incline | Can Pittsburgh rescue 15,000 pounds of food?

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That’s the goal during Inclusive Innovation Week. Download the app, challenge your friends and rescue food. By MJ Slaby, The Incline It’s a city-wide challenge: How much food can be rescued...

Pittsburgh Business Times | UpPrize awards 550K in additional funding to startups

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UpPrize awarded more than half a million dollars to five regional startups for its UpPrize Social Innovation Challenge during an event at the Heinz History Center. By Lydia Nuzum, Pittsburgh Business...

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