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These are the foods that we most regularly throw out

Lovefood Logo By Jane Curran of Lovefood | Slide 1 of 31: Over $200 billion of food goes to waste every year in the US, around 30-40% of the food supply, or 1lb/450g of food per person per day. In fact, food waste in America and Australasia is the highest in the world. The good news is, we can all try to reduce this with better shopping, storing and cooking habits. Here, we've tracked down the offenders, from the least to the most, and provided tips, hacks and recipe ideas to make your food waste smaller, without compromising on tasty, nutritious meals.

Don't waste – re-use

Over $200 billion of food goes to waste every year in the US, around 30-40% of the food supply, or 1lb/450g of food per person per day. In fact, food waste in America and Australasia is the highest in the world. The good news is, we can all try to reduce this with better shopping, storing and cooking habits. Here, we've tracked down the offenders, from the least to the most, and provided tips, hacks and recipe ideas to make your food waste smaller, without compromising on tasty, nutritious meals.

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