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PCC Mini-Documentary for COP26 in Glasgow, Scotland

PCC Mini-Documentary for COP26 in Glasgow, Scotland

COP26 is an event that many experts believe to be the world’s best last chance to get runaway climate change under control. We have less than a decade to prevent irreversible damage from our rapidly changing climate. The PCC is proving that regional governments taking leadership and working together on climate action is a powerful approach for regions all over the world to make the urgent changes necessary for a healthy, prosperous, and greener world.

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Cutting Food Waste Starts with Tracking It

Cutting Food Waste Starts with Tracking It

What’s the most critical tool to fight food waste? Measurement. Without understanding where food is being wasted – and how much of it is being lost – it’s impossible to implement an effective food waste reduction strategy. That’s why the Pacific Coast Food Waste Commitment (PCFWC) Measurement Working Group is so important.

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Fighting Climate Change Through Food Waste Reduction

Fighting Climate Change Through Food Waste Reduction

When food goes uneaten, the resources used to produce it go to waste as well – growing, cooling, processing, transporting, storing, cooking, and ultimately disposing of food all have an enormous greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) footprint, regardless of whether the food is actually eaten. Uneaten food in the U.S. is responsible for 4% of total U.S. GHG emissions – equivalent to the amount generated each year by nearly 60 million cars on the road.

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PCC Food Waste Reduction Initiative Releases Report Showing 2020 Progress

PCC Food Waste Reduction Initiative Releases Report Showing 2020 Progress

The PCC’s Food Waste Reduction Project has released its 2020 year-end report, Creating A Sustainable Future Through Food Waste Reduction, which details the efforts of the public-private partnership to create a less wasteful and more sustainable food system – with the goal of making significant reductions in carbon emissions and contributing to the health and economic success of the West Coast region.

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Rejoining the Paris Agreement

Rejoining the Paris Agreement

Rejoining the Paris Agreement is an unequivocal commitment to climate action for the future of our communities, country, and world. The Pacific Coast Collaborative (PCC) welcomes this decision and looks forward to working with the Biden-Harris Administration…

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