Mojave Desert & Mountan Recycling Authority

Blend It Up

Blend it Up to Avoid Food Waste

Don’t toss those overripe or past-their-prime fruit and veggies — they make great, nutritional smoothies. Even the pickiest eaters won’t notice imperfections when blended into a delicious drink. You can chop them up and freeze them so they’re ready to blend when you need them. It’s a great way to reduce food waste.

Why is reducing food waste so important? When landfilled, organic waste decomposes and generates methane, a greenhouse gas contributing to climate change. Organic waste prevention and composting are real ways you can help mitigate climate change.

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