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Americans too busy to stop wasting food

National survey finds that they feel guilty when throwing food away but are not willing to be inconvenienced

New York

AMERICANS say they feel bad about the 130 billion pounds (60 kg) of food that the nation wastes every year. But not badly enough to do anything about it.

More than half the respondents in a national survey released on Thursday said that they are aware of the scale of this