A new model has been designed which turns food waste into vegetables. Titled ‘The Waste to Food’ project, it is set to be launched in Cape Town. The project makes use of works to turn inedible food waste into compost which is then used to grow vegetables.
“We are closing the recycling loop: our project creates food, jobs and looks after the environment.” A spokesperson noted.
The people behind the project are also claiming that the vegetable grown with the compost and four times bigger than the other ones.