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Are Halloween pumpkins a problem for the planet?

Halloween pumpkins account for 18,000 tonnes of food waste each year. Image: Photo by Aaron Burden on Unsplash

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Ghoulish pumpkins could cause problems for the planet if not disposed of properly. Image: Reuters/Clodagh Kilcoyne
Of the millions of pumpkins grown every year, most are thrown away as waste. Image: Reuters/Simon Dawson
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