Tray Practices: Eliminating Plate Waste
While the topic of plate waste is gaining momentum, it can be confusing to understand exactly how to measure - and ultimately eliminate - the uneaten food that comes along with changing the dietary construct of kids' plates. The Smarter Lunchrooms Movement has created a methodical and scientific guideline for reporting exactly how much food is wasted in an effort to eliminate the problem through greater understanding.
The video shared here shows some best practices for measuring waste. It is well worth looking at the other videos shared on their YouTube page to understand the concept more fully.