Tag: food waste

A story about food waste

Filed in Waste News by on July 25, 2008 6 Comments
A story about food waste

I found leads for this story on two great blogs  – Peter’s environmental notes and Russel’s Good Living Tips. This story from the BBC was published in June. It highlights one grocer’s situation in Bristol. Tim Down was ordered to throw away 520 kiwi fruit (thirty one 10-kilo boxes) by the Rural Payments Agency (RPA) […]

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Britain declares war on food waste

Filed in Waste News by on July 7, 2008 9 Comments
Britain declares war on food waste

Well, a man after my own heart at last. This has come not a moment too soon, don’t you think? Don’t miss our tips for reducing food waste, once you’ve read this article! The TImes, By Andrew Grice in Hokkaido, Japan. Monday, 7 July 2008 The Government is to launch a campaign to stamp out […]

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Win a copy of The Green Food Bible with Hippy Shopper

Filed in Blog by on July 3, 2008 2 Comments
Win a copy of The Green Food Bible with Hippy Shopper

We’ve talked a lot about food waste recently on My Zero Waste. According to our poll, 38% of you have a considerable amount of food waste going into your bin every week. According to WRAP’s Love food, hate waste campaign we throw away around a third of the food we buy every week in the […]

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How to save heaps of money on salad

Filed in Blog by on July 1, 2008 9 Comments
How to save heaps of money on salad

Happy July! Just a quick blog post from me today as there is lots to do on the site, such as a new competition for July, announcing the June winner, new discounts for our summer months and dragging out a dustbin demon for name and shame. yipee! So here’s a fun ‘Spot the difference’ quiz […]

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