Posts from May 2019

Posts from May 2019

Waste not, want not!

“Waste not, want not!” That’s what my mother used to tell me. In the United States, 40 percent of the food grown is never eaten. And there are plenty of people who are wanting, both in the U.S. and abroad. What is worse is that a lot of the wasted food goes into landfills where it decomposes slowly and generates methane, a greenhouse gas that is much…

Anthony Bourdain Film presented by 2U4C

As part of our effort to discover ways to combat climate change, the UUCC Climate Change Team will present Anthony Bourdain’s acclaimed film, Wasted! The Story of Food Waste, on May 19 in Sanctuary C. The film will be preceded by a light lunch at 12:30, and discussion will follow the film. Food waste is a significant contributor to greenhouse gas emissions, and we as…