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Stop Thanksgiving Waste

Image: Turkeys and headline about wasteAbout 200 million pounds of turkey meat are thrown out over the Thanksgiving holiday week each year. Be realistic about how much food you need for holiday meals to avoid waste. One way to avoid a wasteful holiday meal is to use the NRDC’s Guest-imator, a free online portion calculator. It will help you figure out the right amount of food to prepare for people you’re feeding. Try it here:

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