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Portion Size

Don’t get left with loads of leftovers- consult the portion size chart and plan accordingly!

As much as ⅓ of food waste produced in the household is the result of over preparing food. Sustainable America created an easy reference chart showing proper portion sizes for some of the most common meal items.


Download the Portion Size Chart

Additional Planning Tips

College Campus Food Waste Reduction Tips
Prep Now, Eat Later
Citrus Juice Cubes
The Guest-imator
Frozen Herbs
Choose long-lasting vegetables and fruits that can stay crisp and fresh for longer so you can postpone that next grocery store visit.
Long-lasting Produce
Veggie Stock
a whole cheese pizza double sliced in cardboard pizza box
Storing and Reheating Pizza