Americans waste a huge amount of food

Posted at 5:44 PM, Jul 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-21 18:44:13-04

A new consumer reports study says 40-percent of the food produced in this country ends up in the trash.

CBS News reporter Carter Evans visited a Las Vegas casino to see where they've come up with a creative solution to recycle old food.

Watch the video above to see one casino's solution to recycle food. 

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