NOTE: the infographic below was created in 2012, and includes certain statistics that have since become outdated and inaccurate. We are currently working on updating the infographic to reflect the most up-to-date facts.
Food waste is a massive problem. Fortunately, it's been receiving more attention lately, in the news and by international organizations. However, there's still a mountain of work to be done to stop edible food from being wasted in such huge quantities. To help put the issue in perspective, take a look at some food waste statistics we've compiled in the infographic below. Click to enlarge.