This Dutch Club is turning Food waste into energy

A new club named De Fruithaven in Rotterdam is making the headlines for their efforts to curb food waste. The club, which aims to get rid of all kinds of waste, is turning the wasted food items into biogas and organic fertilizers. It’s a very big problem. When you look at it on a macro…

Wholesale Produce Market makes a huge step to feed the needy

Wholesale Produce Market, which is one of the largest produce hubs in the Bay Area, has made a bold step in feeding the needy. The market has kick started giving donations for charities rather than only relying on the leftover food items. Such donations ensure that the quality of the food items that charities get…

Supermarkets are relying on charities rather than reducing food wastage

The surplus food from Supermarkets might be going to the charities but according to new numbers, the food that goes into such charities is just a small portion of what is wasted by such supermarkets Some people are even commenting that the relationship that supermarkets have with charities has slowed down the efficient usage of…

New Zealand now has a food rescue service and it’s a great concept

The Nelson Environment Center in New Zealand is all set to revolutionize the face of reducing food wastage with their new campaign called the ‘Food rescue service’ The organization is set to collaborate with retailers and producers to rescue surplus food. The food items that they are planning to collect will be the ones that…

Every house in Britain wastes £700 of food a year, how to avoid this

With the concerns about food wastage increasing at an alarming rate, new studies have found that every house in Britain wastes about £700 of food a year. The study was conducted by supermarket chain Sainsbury’s and the food wasted calculates to six meals per week. It also suggested that a major portion of the food…

New Café to serve food from the bin

RE-f-USE, which is a community interest company, has managed to raise an amount of £15,000 target to refurbish a new cafe in Chester-Le-Street. The specialty of the café will be that it will serve food which could be thrown out to waste if not picked up. The community was set up by Nikki Dravers and…

Here are a couple of tips to waste less food this Christmas

Another festive season is here. Like always, delicious feasts would be the highlight for the food loves. But rather than overdoing the whole thing, it would be great to reduce the food waste and celebrate with what is needed. The Worldwide food waste ranges around 1.3 billion tonnes, or about one-third of global production and…

Starbucks to donate all unsold food to charity

Starbucks has come out with a major move to wipe out its food wastage by announcing that they will donate all of their unsold food items to charity. The initiative will happen in the program named FoodShare and as part of it, Starbucks will donate ready-to-eat meals from its 7600 stores to food banks. The…