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Keenan Recycling gears up for further growth with key acquisition

Food waste collection firm, Keenan Recycling has strengthened its presence in England having acquired the food waste wheelie bin collection arm of JNL Waste Services Limited for an undisclosed value. The acquisition, including new trucks, will bolster the company’s service ...

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Webinar: How biotechnology is helping FMs achieve their sustainability goals and reduce waste

FMs play a critical role in meeting sustainability goals with the crucial challenge of helping to support the circular economy in order to cut carbon emissions. By recycling existing materials the highly energy-intensive production of new raw materials is reduced, ...

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Eurest reinforces sustainability goals with ‘Kitchen Promise’

Eurest, the workplace division of foodservice provider Compass Group UK and Ireland, has made a ‘Kitchen Promise’ to its clients and employees as part of its overall commitment to reach climate net zero by 2030. This comprises a set of ...

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Government urged to address nutrition and sustainability for food sector

A coalition of UK institutional investors are urging the British government to create an environment for businesses seeking to build long-term thinking and sustainability into their business models. The group which is led by Greenbank Investors has written an open ...

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Sodexo research suggests the link between food waste and carbon emissions is still not understood

Businesses in the food service sector will not achieve carbon net zero goals without urgently turning their attention to the issue of food waste. This is the stark warning from Sodexo, which has launched its ‘Appetite for Action’ campaign. The ...

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Double award win for Aramark at the 2021 waste2zero awards

Aramark UK has won two awards at Footprint’s Waste2zero Awards, for its work in the management and prevention of waste. The foodservice and workplace solutions provider was successful in winning the Best Recycling Project Award and the Best Waste Project ...

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Sodexo wins at Waste2Zero awards 2021

Sodexo has been crowned winner of the ‘Best Waste Prevention Project’ at the 2021 Waste2Zero awards for tackling food waste through smart technology. The awards celebrate excellence in Waste Management and Prevention, and provide the waste industry with a platform ...

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Sodexo prevents over 280 tonnes of food waste in the UK

To mark the United Nations second annual International Day of Awareness on Food Loss and Waste, Sodexo has provided an update on its food waste reduction programme, WasteWatch powered by LeanPath, which confirms this has now been deployed at over ...

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ISS to halve food waste in the US by 2024

ISS Facility Services in the US has unveiled a programme to reduce all food waste produced in facilities where it provides food management services across the country by 50 per cent. The company intends to accomplish this goal by 2024, ...

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ISS supports Food Waste Action Week campaign

ISS has joined WRAP’s inaugural Food Waste Action Week (1 -7 March, 2021), an event dedicated to raising awareness of the environmental consequences of wasting food, and promoting activities that will help make wasting food a thing of the past. ...

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