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Peter Lehner

Peter Lehner

Peter Lehner is the executive director of the Natural Resources Defense Council.

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Date Labels on Food are Unrelated to Food Safety and Lead to Massive Waste

Opinion

This originally appeared Sept. 18 on Switchboard, the staff blog for the Natural Resources Defense Council. Forty percent of the food we produce in this country never gets eaten. That’s nearly half our food, wasted – not just on our plates, but in our refrigerators and pantries, in our grocery stores and on our farms. Much… Continue Reading