• Apeel Sciences is combating food waste with plant-derived second peels

    7 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    In a world bursting with abundances like self-driving cars and robotic personal assistants , you would think that basic needs like sustainable food sourcing and distribution would be a problem of the past. But that couldn't be further from the truth.
    According to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations , every year roughly a third - 1.3 billion tons - of food grown for consumption is lost or wasted. In industrialized countries like the U.S., this results in a loss of $680 billion per year, and in countries without standardized infrastructure , this results in a loss of...
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