15th Annual America Recycles Day – Nov. 15, 2012
2012 December 19
By Presidential Proclamation, November 15 was America Recycles Day. This year, the focus was on wasted food. Food is now the single largest type of waste going to municipal landfills – over 33 million tons of food ends up in landfills each year. Learn more about EPA’s efforts to reduce wasted food and conserve resources.
Can you share any tips you use at home or at work to reduce the amount of food going to waste? What other ways will you incorporate Reduce, Reuse, Recycle into your daily routines?
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