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Metro Rod marks 40 years with 40,000 meal donation

To mark 40 years in business, drainage, sewage pump and plumbing specialist, Metro Rod, has donated 40,000 meal donation to FareShare, the UK’s largest charity tackling food waste for social good. FareShare works with the food industry to take good-to-eat ...

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ESS Partners with Olio to reduce food waste and support local communities

The Defence, Marine & Aerospace sector of ESS, part of Compass Group UK & Ireland, is partnering with community sharing app Olio to redistribute good-to-eat surplus food to members of the local community. The company is donating pre-packed products and ...

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Sodexo Live! helping to feed football fans more sustainably

Brighton & Hove Albion fans are being fed a lot more sustainably, as food waste from the American Express Stadium has started to be sent to a regenerative farm in West Sussex that the club’s venue partner, Sodexo Live! works ...

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Food waste recycling bin range

Here at Leafield Environmental, we understand the challenges of food waste and to support the UK Government’s commitment to reduce food waste by 2030, we have launched a dedicated food waste recycling bin range designed for office kitchens, canteens and ...

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Sodexo’s WasteWatch programme prevents food waste of over one million meals

To mark the United Nation’s International Day of Awareness on Food Loss and Waste Reduction (29 September), Sodexo UK and Ireland has released its latest food waste reduction figures which show over the last 12 months (September 2022 to August 2023), ...

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ISS reduces global food waste by 30 per cent

ISS has reached a major sustainability milestone with a collective 30 per cent global food waste reduction from its 2019 baseline. In addition to this, ISS has taken another step towards fulfilling its commitment to the World Resource Institute’s Cool ...

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Sodexo reduces food waste by 43% at Oasis academies

Sodexo’s food waste reduction programme, WasteWatch, has reduced food waste by 43 per cent at Oasis academies since September 2022. The food services and facilities management firm, first partnered with Oasis Community Learning over 12 years ago, and in March ...

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Compass partnership redistributes one million meals

FareShare and Compass Group UK & Ireland, alongside its procurement business, Foodbuy, have worked together to redistribute the equivalent of one million meals to FareShare’s network of 8,500 charities and community groups. Working with FareShare since 2014, Compass and Foodbuy ...

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Sodexo’s partnership with FareShare hits £1.5m funding milestone

Sodexo and food redistribution charity, Fareshare, is celebrating a milestone with the total financial support donated from the Sodexo Stop Hunger Foundation to FareShare reaching an amazing £1.5 million. The two organisations have been working together since 2005, with a ...

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Compass redistributes 257,000 meals worth of surplus food

Compass Group UK & Ireland has announced that over the past year it has diverted 109 tonnes of food, which is the equivalent of around 257,000 meals worth of surplus food, to organisations including FareShare, Olio, Too Good To Go ...

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