A Large amount of food was wasted at Thanksgiving this year

Thanksgiving is all about enjoying with one’s family and friends. Food, at the same time is a factor as well. Eating food with your loved ones is a treat indeed and this is what makes thanksgiving special.

But at the same time, Thanksgiving has turned out to be one of the major sources of food waste. An estimated amount of $293 Million in uneaten food was wasted at this year’s thanksgiving. This includes about 200 million pounds of Turkey which is one of the main attractions of thanksgiving.

The United States along is known to produce a whopping amount of $165 billion in uneaten food each year according to the government data.

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