Stunning Bread Facts


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1. 33% of the bread produced in the UK is wasted, compared with 6% of the alcohol.
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2. Betty White is older than sliced bread. Betty White was born in 1922 and sliced bread was introduced in 1928.
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3. Bread stales faster in the refrigerator than at room temperature.
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4. Breadcrumbs were used to rub out mistakes before rubbers were invented.
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5. If food prices had risen at the same rate as house prices over the last 40 years, a loaf of bread would cost £4.87.

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