How much food do you throw away? Chris discusses with Jen the problems of global food and water waste in this week's 6 Minute English.
This week's question:
How much food is wasted every year around the world? Is it:
a) 5,000 tonnes
b) 1 million tonnes
c) 1.3 billion tonnes
Listen out for the answer at the end of the programme.
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