Imperfect Produce Making an Impact

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Imperfect Produce Making an Impact

Have you ever wondered what happens to imperfect produce? The food that grows with imperfections and doesn’t meet the cosmetic standards for the grocery stores in the US? The misshapen apple, crooked carrot, awkward looking bell pepper, even an orange with too many scratches on the peel or produce that is to small all goes directly to waste. The fact is that 40% of all the food produced in the US goes uneaten.

These imperfect but completely edible foods are simply discarded which causes another world of problems! To mention a few ways that waste of food production impacts us and our environment;

      • Hurting the environment by wasting resources that went into growing our fruits and vegetables. Such as fresh water, fertilizer, and cropland.
      • An impact on the changing climate as a reduction in food waste within our landfills is one of the top three ways to reverse global warming, according to
        Research by Project Drawdown. Food in our landfills produces methane, a greenhouse gas that is 23 times as potent as CO2.
      • The financial loss for farmers is caused because a large amount of imperfect produce is left unpicked resulting in 800 to 900 million tons (globally) of food each year left behind.

      Imperfect Produce is a company making an impact! They are helping to save unwanted food and offer incredible pricing for ugly fruits and vegetables. Saving you money and providing convenience! Packages are customizable and about 30% less than grocery store prices conveniently delivered directly to your door.

      Imperfect Produce has incredible stats that prove the great impact they are achieving!

          • 40M POUNDS OF FOOD SAVED
          • 110M POUNDS OF CO2 SAVED


      You can help and reap the benefits! Join today!

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