By Cristina Arreola | 09/12/2013 - 14:25
Remember when your mamá told you not to waste your food because there are starving children in the world? Turns out, she was doing the right thing.
A disheartening United Nations report reveals that a whopping 1.3 billion tons of food gets wasted each year. The total loss, which is about 1/3 of the total food produced in the world each year, amounts to economic losses of $750 billion.