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The Resource American wasteland : how America throws away nearly half of its food (and what we can do about it), Jonathan Bloom

American wasteland : how America throws away nearly half of its food (and what we can do about it), Jonathan Bloom

Label
American wasteland : how America throws away nearly half of its food (and what we can do about it)
Title
American wasteland
Title remainder
how America throws away nearly half of its food (and what we can do about it)
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Bloom
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines food waste in the United States, what it says about Americans, the economic and environmental impacts of food waste, and how to lessen what is wasted
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
373993
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bloom, Jonathan
Dewey number
363.72/88
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9005
LC item number
.B654 2010
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1150
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Food supply
  • Waste (Economics)
  • Food industry and trade
  • Salvage (Waste, etc.)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how America throws away nearly half of its food (and what we can do about it)
Label
American wasteland : how America throws away nearly half of its food (and what we can do about it), Jonathan Bloom
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Da Capo Lifelong."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-336) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Waste from farm to fork -- Does food waste really matter? Why you should care -- The disgrace of plenty : the coexistence of hunger and food waste -- A culture of waste : our fall from thrift and our imminent return -- American farms : growing waste, selling perfection -- Waste on the menu -- A cold case of waste -- Home is where the waste is -- The obstacles and art of food recovery -- From traylessness to demand tracking : ideas and innovations to reduce food waste -- Great, Britain! A kingdom united in hating waste -- If I were the king of the forest : big changes
Control code
792916
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Da Capo Press edition.
Extent
xvi, 360 pages
Isbn
9780738213644
Lccn
2010015075
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780738213644
Label
American wasteland : how America throws away nearly half of its food (and what we can do about it), Jonathan Bloom
Publication
Note
"Da Capo Lifelong."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-336) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Waste from farm to fork -- Does food waste really matter? Why you should care -- The disgrace of plenty : the coexistence of hunger and food waste -- A culture of waste : our fall from thrift and our imminent return -- American farms : growing waste, selling perfection -- Waste on the menu -- A cold case of waste -- Home is where the waste is -- The obstacles and art of food recovery -- From traylessness to demand tracking : ideas and innovations to reduce food waste -- Great, Britain! A kingdom united in hating waste -- If I were the king of the forest : big changes
Control code
792916
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Da Capo Press edition.
Extent
xvi, 360 pages
Isbn
9780738213644
Lccn
2010015075
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780738213644

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