LAUSD throws away the equivalent of 200 elephants in food waste each week
LA Unified throws away an average of one ton of food per school every week. That’s the equivalent of 600 tons of organic waste for the entire district each week, or “equivalent to 200 elephants of waste a week,” said Robert Laughton, director of the school district’s Office of Environmental Health and Safety. Laughton gave...
By Mike Szymanski | September 8, 2016