The problem may seem immense, but there are many good solutions.
Anthony Bourdain wants you to “use everything, waste nothing.” The celebrity chef is the voice behind a new documentary film called “Wasted! The Story of Food Waste,” released in October. The film delves into what it calls one of the greatest problems of the 21st century — “the criminality of food waste and how it’s directly contributing to climate change.”
The film starts with the Environmental Protection Agency’s food waste pyramid, which explains the ideal order in which food should be used: 1) to feed people, 2) feed livestock, 3) generate energy, 4) create nutrient-rich soil, and 5) go to landfill. It explores each of these topics in greater depth, using several well-known chefs as guides.
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