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PBS NEWSHOUR

These policies helped South Korea decrease food waste

  • Aired: 03/19/2017
  • 03:40
  • Rating: NR
About one-third of all the food produced for human consumption is lost or wasted, according to the United Nations. But several years ago, South Korea instituted a law that requires residents to separate food waste from other garbage and imposes fines on anyone who does not recycle. The NewsHour Weekend’s Mori Rothman reports.
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