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6 clever ways to use fruit peels instead of throwing them out

Using fruit peels for practical purposes can help you to reduce food waste. Orange peels can be turned into candy and a sweet syrup. Grapefruit rinds can be used to make a fibre-rich tea. Banana peels can be used to give your shoes an extra shine. Visit Insider’s homepage for […]
6 clever ways to use fruit peels instead of throwing them out
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Beer, milk, and produce: All the food that’s getting dumped during the pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has massively disrupted supply chains for many consumer goods. In many cases, this has meant that farmers and other producers of consumable items have had to ditch excess inventory. Milk, vegetables, and beer are among the products being destroyed by their producers. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for […]
Beer, milk, and produce: All the food that’s getting dumped during the pandemic
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A new study suggests obesity hurts the planet, but body positivity advocates say blaming individuals is short-sighted

“Metabolic food waste,” or overeating, is damaging the environment, according to a new study. Researchers coined the term to describe how obesity, human health, and environmental health are related. Some body positivity advocates think the study is biased, blaming individuals and worsening social stigma of weight gain instead of addressing […]
A new study suggests obesity hurts the planet, but body positivity advocates say blaming individuals is short-sighted
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A Swedish scientist suggested the climate crisis could lead people to consider eating human flesh. It’s not the first time a scientist has suggested the idea.

Climate change is likely to put stress on our agricultural system and cause severe food shortages in the future. Behavioural scientist Magnus Söderlund recently suggested that because of this, people might one day consider eating human flesh. In 2018, evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins put forth a similar idea. Visit Business […]
A Swedish scientist suggested the climate crisis could lead people to consider eating human flesh. It’s not the first time a scientist has suggested the idea.