Experts: 'Sell By' Dates Don't Necessarily Mean Groceries Have Gone BadThe National Resources Defense Council estimates nine out of 10 Americans are confused by the dates. A family of four throws about $2,000 worth of still-edible food away every year.
Report: Nearly 1,900 Beach Closings, Advisories Issued In NY & NJ Last SummerThe National Resources Defense Council is out with its 23rd annual beachwater quality report.
New Study Shows American Families Throw Away Thousands Of Dollars In Food Every YearThe National Resources Defense Council analyzed the data and found Americans aren't eating what's on their plates and throwing away 40% of their food. That adds up to about $165 billion in wasted food each year, according to the research.

More From CBS New York

Download Weather App
60 Minutes Hear It On Demand

Watch & Listen LIVE