More Information

Explore the links below to learn more about the complicated issues of food waste as well as some innovative solutions that are being developed:

Further with Food
Center for Food Loss and Wate Solutions

Environmental Protection Agency
Sustainable Management of Food

Unites States Department of Agriculture
The U.S. Food Waste Challenge

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
Food Donation for Institutions & Businesses

New York State Pollution Prevention Institute
NYS Food System Sustainability Clearinghouse

A Roadmap to Reduce U.S. Food Waste by 20 Percent

Natural Resources Defense Council
Wasted: How America Is Losing Up to 40 Percent of Its Food from Farm to Fork to Landfill

Harvard Food Law and Policy Clinic
***NEW: Bans & Beyond: Designing & Implementing Organic Waste Bans & Mandatory Organics Recycling Laws
Keeping Food Out of the Landfill: Policy Ideas for States and Localities
NYS Legal Fact Sheet - Date Labels
NYS Legal Fact Sheet - Donation Liability Protections
NYS Legal Fact Sheet - Feeding Food Scraps to Animals
NYS Legal Fact Sheet - Tax Incentives for Donation

Natural Resources Defense Council & Harvard Food Law and Policy Clinic
Don't Waste, Donate: Enhancing Food Donations Through Federal Policy

Ad Council & Natural Resources Defense Council
Save The Food

Spoiler Alert
A Beginner's Guide to Food Waste

Food Waste Reduction Alliance

World Resources Institute & United Nations Environment Programme
Reducing Food Loss and Waste by Diane Hatz