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Food waste greenhouse gas emissions in the U.S. in 2016, by management option

Net greenhouse gas emissions from food waste in the United States in 2016, by management option (in metric tons of CO2e per short ton of food)

by Jan Conway, last edited Dec 6, 2018
Food waste greenhouse gas emissions in the U.S. in 2016, by management option This statistic shows the net greenhouse gas emissions under different strategies for food waste management in the United States in 2016. According to the report, using landfills to manage food waste was the only option to produce a net positive amount of greenhouse gas emissions at 0.54 metric tons of CO2e per short ton of food wasted.
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Net greenhouse gas emissions from food waste in the United States in 2016, by management option (in metric tons of CO2e per short ton of food)

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