1.2bn Bread Crusts Binned in UK Each Year – Does Nobody Want Curly Hair? 04.02.2019 13:50 NLWA Program to Crunch Down on Crusty Bread Wasters Some people love them. Rumour has it they make your hair curly. But apparently, a lot of people just chuck them in the bin. In the UK alone some 1.2 billion bread crusts are binned each year as one in five people overlook the crusty goodness at the end of their loaves. read more … Over 11m Tonnes of Edible Food Waste Created Each Year 25.01.2019 13:51 Second Harvest Report: 58% of Canada’s Food Goes to Waste Nearly 60% of food produced in Canada, amounting to 35.5 million metric tonnes, is lost and wasted annually. Of that, 32% or 11.2 million tonnes is avoidable and edible food and could be redirected, according to a new report. read more … Largest Plant of Type in North America to Generate 13 MW 08.01.2019 14:07 Anaergia’s 300,000 TPA Food Waste & Biosolids to Energy Plant in California Ontario based organic waste technology firm, Anaergia, Inc., is to the start construction at the Rialto Bioenergy Facility which will produce energy and fertiliser from food waste in Southern California. read more … Government’s Resources and Waste Strategy Unveiled 18.12.2018 10:45 Manufacturers to Pay Full Cost for Recycling UK Packaging Under a new UK government strategy Businesses and manufacturers will pay the full cost of recycling or disposing of their packaging waste. read more … Gove’s Ambition Welcomed, But Cash Strapped Councils Need Backing 27.11.2018 14:37 ADBA Calls for UK Government to Put its Money Where its Mouth is on Food Waste Collections Defra has “made it a particular priority of my department to end the environmental, economic, and moral scandal of food waste,” Secretary of State, Michael Gove said yesterday. read more … Zero Waste Scotland Launches Initiative and Circular Economy Hotspot Event 02.11.2018 11:55 Scotland Launches £1m Grants to Businesses with ‘Big Ideas’ to Cut Food Waste In Scotland grants of up to £1 million are being made available to businesses with ‘big ideas’ about how to cut food waste and help them bring concepts to market. read more … 24% of People Don’t Know What’s in Their Fridge 31.10.2018 14:07 InSinkErator Infographic Highlighting the Challenge of Food Waste in the UK InSinkErator, which supplies in-sink grinders that enable food waste to be disposed of through the sewage system, has created an infographic highlighting on-going challenges presented by food waste in the UK. read more …
Loading …