America Revealed

Waste Deep

Clip: Season 1

Just outside of Atlantic City, New Jersey, Rick Dovey presides over the highest point in the county – the local landfill. Dovey explains how the way we handle food trash has changed over the past 50 years – and not for the better. Across the country, food waste is the single largest component of municipal waste.

Aired: 02/14/12

Rating: NR

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