Food Labels, Dates and Advice: In partnership with WRAP

Date LabelsThere are two dates on food products that are relevant to the customer, and these are the ‘use by’ and ‘best before’ dates. Other dates on the...

Freezing food

What foods can we freeze? Fruit Vegetables Bread Milk Eggs   Stock Grated cheese Raw meat Cooked meat Flour   Butter Cooked pasta Cooked rice Herbs How to...

Tips to prevent children from creating food waste

Children, and adults, can be very fussy when it comes to what they eat, this can produce a large amount of food waste, as uneaten meals get thrown into the...

Meal Planning and Shopping Lists

One of the best ways to prevent food waste in your home is to plan your meals. This means that you know exactly what you are eating each week. Not only does...

How to use the Olio food sharing app

Our partner, Olio have an amazing app that allows you to share the food you no longer want or need to prevent it from becoming food waste. The app is simple...

How does our food affect our planet?

Food is wasted throughout its supply chain, within production, delivery, the sale, when it reaches your plate and when it ends up in our bins. Each stage of...

Where does our household food waste go?

Everyday, food is wasted on a large scale, but where does it go? In most cases, the food we waste ends up in our food recycling or landfill bins. This food...

Why is it important to recycle food waste?

Making sure we make use of our food waste recycling opportunities is massively important and will help to reduce the effects of climate change. The recycling...

The Unsustainability of Fast Food

Fast food is a favourite in the UK, its quick, simple, cheap and you don’t have to cook. However, have you ever considered the sustainability of the burger or...

Sustainable grocery/food shopping

Plan your mealsBefore you decide to go shopping make sure you have planned your meals for the week. Therefore, when you go and do your weekly shop you know...

Food and Kitchen

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