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Documentaries
Just Eat It
The Big Waste:  Why Do We Throw Away So Much Food?

Television
HBO: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Food Waste  
NBC Nightly News: September 18, 2013 Nightly News 
CNBC’s Closing Bell: Why Do We Waste Food? 
FOX Business The Willis Report Interview with Gerri Willis, Second Interview with Gerri Willis
Wall Street Journal Live Lunch Break:  The Truth About Food Labels 

Radio
NPR Science Friday Waste Not: The Ugly Truth About Food Waste in America
American Public Media’s Marketplace Money The economics of wasted leftovers
American Public Media – Marketplace: My milk has expired. Can I drink it?
American Public Media – Marketplace: Spilled and spoiled: In the U.S., consumers are the food wasters
NPR Talk of the Nation The Ugly Truth About Food Waste in America

Print
New York Times: Starve a Landfill
TIME Magazine: ‘Til Mold Do Us Part
Washington Post: Use By, Sell By, Doesn’t Help Us Get By
FORBES: Stop!  Buy a Smaller Turkey

 

Wasting less food saves resources
and money–and might even save lives.