Tag Archives: SunChips

Friday Buffet

Don’t look now, but Walmart is doing it again. The retail giant announced plans to reduce food waste at its stores by 10 to 15 percent! Hopefully this prompts other supermarkets to keep pace. — — Salon offered up the useful, fun Seven Tasty Ways to Stop Wasting Food. My favorite–”Don’t be a wuss” (eat [...]

October 15, 2010 | Posted in Composting, Events, Household, Supermarket | Comments closed

Friday Buffet

You know that compostable SunChips bag? Yeah, the really loud, crinkly one. Well, about that loudness–Frito Lay is discontinuing the bag precisely because of that noise! A real shame. — – Nice to see the study on the energy wasted when food isn’t eaten is getting some press. And man is it getting some press! [...]

October 8, 2010 | Posted in Composting, Energy, Friday Buffet, International, Technology | Comments closed

Crunchy Composting

After hearing the news that SunChips were now sold in compostable bags–sorry, “‘chip package”–I finally got a chance to inspect a bag up-close and personal. I’m not much of a chip purchaser, but I was happy to kick the tires when a bag showed up in my kitchen yesterday. My first reaction was: ‘Holy crap, [...]

July 14, 2010 | Posted in Composting, Household, Personal | Comments closed
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