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Rens: The Startup Making Sneakers out of Coffee

Rens: The Startup Making Sneakers out of Coffee

18-07-2019 | When Finland-based sneakerheads Son Chua and Jesse Tran started to get environmental anxiety once they started thinking about the planetary impact of their coveted kicks, they set out on a quest to find a sustainable solution.  “Your favourite ...

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Baltic cruise ships aim to cut food waste

Baltic cruise ships aim to cut food waste

18-07-2019 | One firm says it has already reduced the amount of food it tosses out, while two others say they plan to do the same. Consumers in Finland are increasingly considering ecological impacts when making their holiday travel plans. ...

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Tesco to use unsold bread in new products

Tesco to use unsold bread in new products

12-07-2019 | Supermarket to create olive crostini and bread pudding from baguettes to reduce waste Britain’s largest supermarket chain is launching a drive to reduce food waste from bread by turning unsold baguettes and batons from its in-store bakeries into ...

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Millions of Brits happy to tuck into out of date food, a study has found

Millions of Brits happy to tuck into out of date food, a study has found

14-06-2019 | Researchers who polled 2,000 adults found we will comfortably consume cheese 10 days after its ‘best before’ date, devour bread five days past its best and feast on fish three days after its freshest. It also emerged Brits ...

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Lidl Is Selling A Giant 5kg Box Of Fruit And Veg For Just £1.50

Lidl Is Selling A Giant 5kg Box Of Fruit And Veg For Just £1.50

11-06-2019 | Lidl has created a bargain box of fruit and veg for people who hate food waste and don’t mind how their food looks.  The discount supermarket has rolled out boxes of 5kg box of vegetables for £1.50 in all ...

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Woolworths reaches major milestone in fight against food waste

Woolworths reaches major milestone in fight against food waste

11-06-2019 | In a bid to tackle the $20 billion food waste problem in Australia and its commitment to reduce food waste from going to landfill, Woolworths has announced that 100% of its supermarkets now have an active food waste ...

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Environmental Sensor that reduces food waste

Environmental Sensor that reduces food waste

11-06-2019 | Technology is going to increase its presence at produce trade shows as companies look to overcome the various challenges they face. One of these challenges is food waste and tech firms are providing more ways in which growers can ...

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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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