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The scary waste of Halloween pumpkins

chinadaily.com.cn | Updated: 2019-10-25 09:33

Halloween is a time for costumes and scares.

But here's a ghoulish fact: 8 million pumpkins are thrown in the trash after Halloween in the UK. That's 18 thousand tons of edible food gone to waste.

When people make Jack-O-Lanterns out of pumpkins, they throw away the nutritious flesh inside.

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