Ugly Fruits and Veggies Deserve Our Love, Too

Ugly Fruits and Veggies Deserve Our Love, Too

Startup Imperfect is getting us to #loveuglyfood—saving our environment, local farms, and pockets in the process

Charlie Stephens
  • 14 may 2015

Each year, more than 6 billion pounds of produce go to waste simply because, aesthetically, it isn’t up to our standards. Call it inefficiency, waste, or downright discrimination- this practice is wasting water, polluting the environment, and costing consumers more at the store. So startup venture Imperfect is working with farmers in California to source the funny-looking produce at discounted prices.

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