What is another word for discard?

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[ dɪskˈɑːd], [ dɪskˈɑːd], [ d_ɪ_s_k_ˈɑː_d]

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What is discarding?

For people, discarding usually means throwing something away without trying to reuse it or recycle it. Unfortunately, throwing things away can have a big impact on the environment.

The amount of materials that we discard each year is staggering. According to the US Environmental Protection Agency, each US citizen produces an average of 172 pounds of garbage each year. That's nearly half a million pounds of waste per person!

In fact, the average American throws away about 60 percent of the food that they buy. That's because we tend to think of food as garbage!

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