The harsh truth behind waste damage

Building the Future
2/22/19, 2:30 PM - 2:50 PM (EET)
Superhero stage

'Waste not, want not.’ Or so the saying goes. The problem is, we’re a nation of wanters, and considering the shocking statistics on our trash tendencies, we’re a nation of wasters, too and it's driving our planet to shocking sustainability problems that are getting bigger with every year, e.g., we throw away 7.2 million tonnes of food every year, and more than half of it’s perfectly edible. Meanwhile, 1 in 7 people across the world doesn't have enough to eat. In this fireside chat, you'll be able to learn how to reduce your food wastage.