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Bin analysis to find out our food waste habits

A three-month investigation into the nation’s food waste habits is underway by M-E-L Research and the Waste and Resources Action Programme (WRAP). Bin-sorting experts will develop a way of sorting and classifying the food waste dumped in the average householder’s bin, with a view to finding out how to reduce it. With food waste contributing to the biodegradable organic fraction of our household waste stream and contributing to methane emissions, ...