Someday Every Supermarket in the World Will be as Awesome and Waste-Free as This [Video]

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German entrepreneurs have figured out an incredible solution to our packaging and food waste problem: stop selling food in containers. It’s so simple and doable. It’s a little bit of a throwback to old-timey shopping for commodities, a whole lot futuristic, and legitimately waste-free. Just imagine what the world would be like if all supermarkets adopted this concept!  Erstaunlich!

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Jill Ettinger

Jill Ettinger is a Los Angeles-based journalist and editor focused on the global food system and how it intersects with our cultural traditions, diet preferences, health, and politics. She is the senior editor for sister websites and, and works as a research associate and editor with the Cornucopia Institute, the organic industry watchdog group. Jill has been featured in The Huffington Post, MTV, Reality Sandwich, and Eat Drink Better.