For the most of us, eating a banana results in the peel being thrown away. This translates to a lot of waste, with 12% of the weight being the peel. Americans are estimated to eat 3.2 billion pounds of bananas each year. This results in 384 million pounds of banana peels hitting landfills each year, if everyone throws their peels away of course! There are countless uses for banana peel which most people do not know about. To help you get full use out of your banana peel, here are ten uses of banana peel that will change the way that you look at this superfood.