Tag Archives: Food Waste

Supermarket cosmetic standards are wasting hundreds of thousands of tonnes of produce

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Tonnes of fresh fruits and vegetables are sitting in bin bags and landfill sites.

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Up to half of all food produced is wasted

TweetResearch shows that 1.2 to 2 billion tonnes of food are wasted each year.  Shockingly, this means that it could be possible that as much as half of all food produced in the world is wasted. As the Institute of Mechanical Engineers reports: “Today, we produce about four billion metric tones of food per annum. […]

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