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Morrisons launches “Weigh What You Need” service to reduce food waste

Morrisons launches “Weigh What You Need” service to reduce food waste

23-05-2019 | Morrisons has launched a “We’ll Weigh What You Need” service nationwide at its fresh food counters to help customers buy exact food items in order to reduce food waste. The initiative is the Big 4 grocer’s aim to ...

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NorgesGruppen Cuts Food Waste By 21% In 2018

NorgesGruppen Cuts Food Waste By 21% In 2018

23-05-2019 | Norwegian retail group NorgesGruppen has announced that it has reduced its food waste by 21% in full-year 2018. The retailer has implemented a number of measures to cut its food waste, including a collaboration with Matsentralen (Food Centre), ...

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EcoBox Wins 1st Prize in International Doggy Bag Competition

EcoBox Wins 1st Prize in International Doggy Bag Competition

20-05-2019 | The Luxembourg-based project “EcoBox- Mei laang genéissen” has won first prize of the international “Doggy Bag” competition during the Refresh Final Conference in Barcelona.  Currently, there are 25,000 EcoBox reusable containers available in 79 restaurants across Luxembourg and ...

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First ever gin made from surplus table grapes to launch across UK

First ever gin made from surplus table grapes to launch across UK

27-03-2019 | A major British fruit supplier and a craft spirits producer have come up with a unique way to recycle an estimated 166 million surplus table grapes – by turning them into premium gin. Called HYKE, the gin goes ...

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9 & 10 mei 2019 | REFRESH Final Conference

9 & 10 mei 2019 | REFRESH Final Conference

At the REFRESH Final Conference in cooperation with the Barcelona Design Center on 10 May, 2019, they will present and discuss the REFRESH project results and spur future action on EU food waste reduction among business, policy, research, social innovators and civil society. Preceding ...

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2 april 2019 | European Food Waste Fest in Brussel

2 april 2019 | European Food Waste Fest in Brussel

14-03-2019 | The Food Waste Fest is the main food waste innovation event of the year. FoodWIN will celebrate and share successful solutions to food waste. Although food waste is a complex and regretful problem, this day proves there are ...

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TEL AVIV-YAFO CHALLENGE

TEL AVIV-YAFO CHALLENGE

In May 2019, Tel Aviv-Yafo will host the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest. The City wishes to use the Eurovision as a platform to showcase zero waste and sustainable food events.   The City of Tel Aviv-Yafo is the second largest ...

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Gove launches landmark blueprint for resources and waste

Gove launches landmark blueprint for resources and waste

18-12-2018 | Businesses and manufacturers to pay the full cost of recycling or disposing of their packaging waste under government’s Resources and Waste Strategy. Businesses and manufacturers will pay the full cost of recycling or disposing of their packaging waste, ...

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The Co-op Guide to Dating reducing food waste in its stores East of England Co-op becomes first to sell products past ‘best before’ date  Print

The Co-op Guide to Dating  reducing food waste in its stores East of England Co-op becomes first to sell products past ‘best before’ date  Print

The East of England Co-op has become the first major retailer to start selling products beyond their ‘best before’ date with the aim of significantly reducing food waste in its stores. The biggest independent retailer in East Anglia will sell ...

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