A report from Guardian.com estimates that “fifty percent of all produce in the United States is thrown away, some 60 million tons valued at 160 billion dollars.” Also, according to the EPA, “wasted food is the single biggest occupant in America’s landfills.” Worldwide, 34 million children suffer from severe malnutrition and another 1 million children die each year from hunger related causes.
Leadership Update January 15, 2018 Ashley Camhi and Tara Briscoe We are really excited to be starting off this year with some fantastic events. For those of you that are new to the Arizona Sustainability
by Jim Moule The Renewable Energy Priority workgroup met on 1/14. We discussed the restrictions on a 501(c)3 non-profit organizations regarding endorsing political candidates. We reviewed and edited the content for a flyer and Facebook
by James Brucker Start the New Year’s off right by helping to maintain Tempe Rio Salado Park! AZSA is responsible for cleaning and maintaining this park. Tasks include removing plants and picking up trash. This
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