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10 things to do with banana peels

Everyone goes bananas for bananas, or at least they should do. Sweet and tasty, they are up there in the fruit kingdom with apples and oranges as our go-to choices for a healthy desert. But what happens to the banana peels? No, don’t just throw them away!

According to this fascinating infographic from Sustainable America, Americans alone consume about 304 bananas every second! That’s a lot of wasted banana peel. Thankfully, the graphic also has some imaginative ideas on how to make full use of them – one man’s waste is another man’s…shoe polish?

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