It is estimated that food production will have to increase by 50% to meet the needs of a projected population of 10 Billion by 2050!
Imperfect was founded to fight food waste by finding a home for the imperfect or “ugly” fruits and vegetables that farms couldn’t sell to grocery stores, but are perfectly edible. In 2020, Imperfect Foods’ last mile delivery system emitted around 12,800 tCO2e less than if each customer went to the grocery store themselves...that's equivalent to taking 2,800 cars off the road for a year!
A great simple guide for understanding the most sustainable seafood choices.
Azure specializes in delivering quality bulk and natural foods across the country. They believe in making healthy food affordable.
Thrive Market brings together a variety of organic, natural brands through its mail-order grocery service. It assures, Ethical & sustainable sourcing, Carbon-neutral shipping, Zero-waste warehouses and Recyclable/compostable packaging.
Produces a variety of rice-based ingredients and snacks. Along with employing sustainable farming practices, Lundberg Family Farms has been an early leader in many practices that are environmentally and socially responsible, including providing safe and fair working conditions.
Plant-based dairy alternative that’s designed to be in tune with the needs of humans and the planet they live on.
They product a variety of banana based snack products by upcycled bananas and sustainably harvested plantains. They support organic, regenerative and fair farming practices with indigenous communities.
BI was born on the foundation of manufacturing quality plant-based powders for the Dietary Supplement, Food & Beverage, Personal Care, and Pet Care Industries – and has held that mission since. Over the decades, they have provided high quality raw materials that have fueled the natural product industry’s growth from a small specialty market to a multibillion dollar international market.
Circanda supplies the natural products industry with organic, non-GMO and fair trade ingredients. Their clients include manufacturers and consumer brands in the food, beverage, nutritional, and personal care markets. Since 1994 they have led by example, shaping the future of organic and evolving into a leading global supplier.
Founded on a mission to make organic whole foods affordable and accessible with a focus on integrity and sustainability. They do this by sourcing products as directly as possible, using simple packaging, and relying on the strength of word of mouth for advertising. This way they are able to pass down the savings and hope to empower every American to join us to support global organic agriculture and take part in a food revolution!
Check out this extremely helpful link from one our subscribers, Eliza from the Lakeville Nature Conservancy. It goes through What and How to Recycle: Plastics, Bottles, Cardboard and More!
Thank you Eliza!