A family member decides he is too busy for dinner. You clean the fridge one day and discover your last week's curry has gone sour. These has become familiar scenes for households in Asia Pacific, where 80% of them regularly waste food at home, according to Electrolux's Food Waste at Home Survey 2016.
Polling 4,000 people of ages between 18 and 65 across 8 countries in the region, the Swedish appliance maker unveiled that 1/3 of surveyed household waste 1-2 plates of food per week. Since the region is home to 60% of the world's hungry, this amount of food waste is disheartening.
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