Just Eat It: A Food Waste Story - Free Film Screening | Waste Reduction Week in Canada

Just Eat It: A Food Waste Story - Free Film Screening

Zero Waste Yukon is excited to announce another free film screening in honour of Waste Reduction Week in Canada! We all love food. As a society, we devour countless cooking shows, culinary magazines, and foodie blogs. So how could we possibly be throwing nearly 50% of our food in the trash? Filmmakers and food lovers Jen and Grant dive into the issue of food waste from farm, through retail, all the way to the back of their own fridge. After catching a glimpse of the billions of dollars of good food that is tossed each year in North America, they pledge to quit grocery shopping and survive only on discarded food. What they find is truly shocking. Just Eat It looks at our systemic obsession with expiry dates, perfect produce and portion sizes, and reveals the core of this seemingly insignificant issue that is having devastating consequences around the globe. When: October 22, 2019 Time: 7:00 - doors at 6:30 Where: Yukon Beringia Interpretive Centre Watch the trailer here: https://vimeo.com/227296618
Event date: 
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 19:00
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Documentary Screening
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Kilometre 1423 Alaska Highway
Whitehorse, YT Y1A 6V6
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