How to tackle food waste

Food waste is one of the biggest problems in our world today. Every year in the United Kingdom, 18 million tonnes of food ends up in the landfill. Approximately a third of this waste is caused by the producers and the supply chain, another third from the retail and a third from the consumers. This issue has negative effects on the environment (waste of resources) but also to our economy (high landfill costs to dispose of) and our pockets. Continue reading “How to tackle food waste”

10 Less Waste And Eco-Friendly Swaps

Why is reducing waste important?

Not only does it cost a lot of money, energy and natural resources to manufacture and transport new products, it also costs a great deal to process these products as waste once we’re done with them. The more rubbish we put in the ground, the more our landfills release toxic gases and substances that contribute to climate change, can kill plants and animals and contaminate our water supplies.

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