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| How Much Food Will be Wasted in Israel During the Tishrei Yomim Tovim?

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Friday, 13 September 11:11 AM

Now that school has begun and with the Yomim Tovim are just around the corner, many families are starting to do their major shopping for Rosh Hashanah and the many Yomtov meals they will be cooking and serving.

However, despite all these purchases and food consumption, new research by Leket Israel and BDO Ziv Haft reveals that food sales in Israel leading up to Rosh Hashanah and Sukkos are estimated at NIS 7.5 billion ($2.1 billion), of which around NIS 1.9 billion ($538 million) is lost. This means that approximately 234 tons (468,000 lbs.) of food from production to consumption, will go to waste this Tishrei. This loss is equivalent to more than one fifth of the annual food waste.

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