Every time we eat lunch, we are not only creating waste to the environment but also increasing our health disorders. The following info graph will explain the shocking facts about Lunch.
An American buys lunch twice a week and it creates a lot of waste for the environment. If you can stock up the straws used in every four days, it can reach the moon. 25 billion Styrofoam cups are used every year and by placing them side to side it circles the earth 68 times.
Average food wasted by a middle school every year weighs more than 11 sedans. Every Year America uses so many plastic bags, if handed out to individuals every person on earth can hold 14 bags each.
An Average Family takes home 4 bags in a day which accounts for 1500 plastic bags every year.
Every lunch meal an individual is consuming about average 827 calories, with increased consumption of sodas and fast food the health risks are peaking each year.
Buying lunch everyday costs $2,400 every year. America has spent 27 Billion in organic food last year. 105,784 tin cans are recycled every minute in America.