food waste

ADBA ‘fully expects’ UK to introduce mandatory food waste collections

Anaerobic Digestion & Bioresources Association (ADBA) chief executive Charlotte Morton has called on councils in England to prepare for mandatory separate food waste collections, which will be required under EU rules. The circular economy (CE) package has been agreed by … Read More

Industry experts endorse separate food waste collections

Industry experts endorse separate food waste collections Organics programme manager at WRAP, Mike Falconer Hall, has endorsed the case for separate food waste collections at the National Food Waste Conference in London. Addressing delegates at the conference, which included local … Read More

Defra and WRAP launch £500,000 Food Waste Reduction Fund

Defra and WRAP launch £500,000 Food Waste Reduction Fund Defra has given a clear indication that it may not be able to publish its resources and waste strategy until the second half of the year. Environment minister Thérèse Coffey has … Read More

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Five reasons cities should take a leading role on food waste

Five reasons cities should take a leading role on food waste Reported figures from the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) on food loss and food waste highlight its importance to the global environment. Food loss and … Read More

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How the grocery supply chain can save millions from tackling food waste.

How the grocery supply chain can save millions from tackling food waste. New research from food waste prevention experts, WRAP, estimates that 1.9 million tonnes* of food is wasted in the UK grocery supply chain every year. However, 0.7 million … Read MoreRead More

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Solving London’s Food Waste Issue is on the Menu

GPT Waste is serving up a solution to London’s food waste issue. According to the Feeding Britain report, 4.3 million tonnes of surplus food is being thrown away in Britain every year. Approximately 18 million tonnes of food in the … Read More

6 Facts You Didn’t Know About Christmas Waste

Less Than 1% of Sweden’s Waste Goes to Landfill

Globally, we produce an astounding amount of waste, all of which has a negative impact upon the environment. It is hard to believe that as a civilised society, we continue to dump waste in landfill and there are several environmental … Read More

Intermarché Puts a Glorious End to Food Waste

It has been estimated that we waste 300 Million tons of food a year. This seems almost criminal when you consider that there are many people in the world who are literally starving to death. In part this has come … Read More

WRAP Sets Food Waste as its Number One Priority

WRAP has set food waste as its main priority for future policy and is preparing a more wide-reaching development of the current Courtauld commitments. Chief executive Liz Goodwin, set out her organisation’s strategy at a seminar on UK food waste … Read More