Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to a newer version or another browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of MRW, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

Government needs to be tougher on food waste

The Government needs to take a tougher stance on retailers to tackle the problem of food waste, an influential watchdog will say in a report due out tomorrow (February 16 2008).The Sustainable Development Commissions (SDC) report entitled Green, healthy and fair, will say that Government has not put pressure on retailers into setting tougher targets to cut the 1.6 million tonnes of food waste that they produce. The report will condemn the Courtauld Commitment, set ...