The Hudson Valley Food Waste Challenge
Welcome to Week One
Your Household "FoodPrint"
September 20th - 26th
Click on the day and links in the boxes to view
Should you require assistance please email janet@HudsonValleyEATS or call 845-598-4760 Monday - Saturday between 9:00 a.m. & 6:00 p.m.
Thursday - September 24
Day 5 of the Challenge
Time to Get Ready
Starting Monday you will begin tracking your food waste at home.
n order to do that you will need to get prepared.
You will need a :
Pencil, pen or crayon
Tape or a stapler
A Plastic Container or Paper Lunch Bag
Plastic Bag (optional)
Food Diary Worksheet
We are giving you two ways to collect your food waste. The #1 way is preferred because it is less wasteful overall and will prevent leaks and smells from being a problem.
Begin with downloading the Food Diary Worksheet PDF
Food Waste Collection Method #1
Use a 1 Gallon Plastic Container
Print out the 1 Gallon Container Worksheet and attach with tape
Download 1 Gallon Measuring Tool PDF
Food Waste Collection Method #2
Use a paper lunch bag line with a plastic bag
Print out Paper Bag Worksheet and attach with tape or staple
Download Paper Bag Measuring Tool PDF
We want to hear from you!
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