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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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Sodexo backs first ever Food Waste Action Week

Sodexo has partnered with WRAP in support of the first ever Food Waste Action Week (1-7 March) to tackle food waste and help save the planet. The initiative, part of WRAP’s Love Food Hate Waste campaign, aims to help people ...

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Compass and Fareshare partnership putting food waste to good use

Food Waste

Foodservice business, Compass Group UK & Ireland, and FareShare, the charity which fights hunger and tackles food waste have saved a staggering 172.5 tonnes of food, enough to make 410,792 meals. In the first half of this year, as many ...

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New WRAP guidelines to reduce food waste during Covid-19 crisis

Online surplus food and drink retailer, Approved Food, has welcomed new guidelines that urge the food industry not to throw away food just because it has gone beyond its best before date. The company played an integral role in establishing ...

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Elior teams up with OLIO

Contract caterer Elior UK has partnered with food redistribution company OLIO to donate surplus food to vulnerable local communities and reduce food waste during Covid-19. The partnership launched last month and together with its companies Taylor Shaw and Lexington, Elior ...

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Love food hate waste

The hospitality and food service sector wastes billions of pounds worth of food every year. What more can caterers, FM providers and clients do to help reduce food waste? Nearly £3 billion worth of food is wasted every year across ...

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Stalks and leaves – eat them please

Blog from Dan Kelly, Deputy MD, Food & Operations, Vacherin It’s unacceptable that in 2019 we are still wasting a third of the world’s food. Growing up, I was taught to make the most of every ingredient. We found ways ...

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Veolia joins UK Food Waste Reduction Roadmap

Veolia has become the first recycling and waste company to sign up as an ‘enabling partner’ to the Food Waste Reduction Roadmap – the programme supporting large businesses in reducing food waste within their own operations. The Food Waste Reduction ...

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Uniting Sustainability

John Mandyck

This summer FMJ sat down with John Mandyck in London. He serves as chief sustainability officer for United Technologies Corporation and also chairs the Corporate Advisory Board of the World Green Building Council as well as the Board of Directors for ...

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Food for thought

When food is manufactured, there is inevitably some left over. Crisps that are the wrong shape, cereals that have broken, biscuits that are too heavy. For whatever reason this perfectly good food is deemed not worthy of human consumption. Have ...

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