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Food Wastage Footprint: Impacts on Natural Resources: Summary Report

Report

By: Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)(Author)

62 pages, illustrations

Food and Agriculture Organisation

Paperback | Aug 2013 | #214865 | ISBN-13: 9789251077528
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This FAO study provides a global account of the environmental footprint of food wastage (i.e. both food loss and food waste) along the food supply chain, focusing on impacts on climate, water, land and biodiversity. A model has been developed to answer two key questions: what is the magnitude of food wastage impacts on the environment; and what are the main sources of these impacts, in terms of regions, commodities, and phases of the food supply chain involved – with a view to identify "environmental hotspots" related to food wastage.


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