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Mayor Bloomberg announced this morning that more than 100 NYC restaurants have signed up for the first-ever NYC Food Waste Challenge, an initiative that aims to cut down on the amount of organic waste sent to landfills. Some of the city’s most popular eateries will be taking part, and names on the list include Batali and Bastianich Hospitality Group, Blue Hill, Chipotle, Cleaver Co., Juice Generation, Le Bernardin, Momofuku, Pret-a-Manger, Union Square Hospitality Group and ‘WichCraft. Restaurants participating in the challenge have pledged to reduce 50 percent of their food waste through composting and other waste prevention methods.

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  1. Couchsurfingcook June 11, 2014 at 6:33 am

    What does the challenge entail?