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Food & Organics


original packaging food

Co-op calls on councils to clamp down on food wasteSubscription

19 August, 2019 By Will Hatchett

Supermarket chain to write to local authorities which do not currently provide kerbside food waste collections

Digestate on farm

WRAP says urgent action needed on food production surplusSubscription

26 July, 2019 By Corin Williams

Report says food surplus and waste in primary production costs UK around £1.2bn a year

hclg committee

MPs warn food waste collections will cost ‘many millions’Subscription

19 July, 2019 By Corin Williams

The Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee (HCLG) criticises resources and waste strategy as prescriptive


AD 'can cut UK greenhouse gas emissions by 5%'Subscription

15 July, 2019 By Katie Coyne

AD can cut UK emissions by 5% and global emissions by 10% with enough Government support

landfill site

Lord Deben: Defra's food waste landfill ban 'too slow'Subscription

10 July, 2019 By Katie Coyne

Committee on Climate Change report criticises resources and waste strategy for lack of ambition


peter maddox

WRAP goes globalSubscription

WRAP UK branched out from the shores

waste food goes in the onsite composter

Buyer’s guide: Rocket food composterSubscription

David Wheatley on Tidy Planet’s A700 Rocket food waste composter

food waste in healthcare

A diagnosis for reducing food waste across the NHSSubscription

The healthcare sector is failing to realise the scale and cost of its food waste


kerry mccarthy

Call for food collections gets louderSubscription

30 March, 2019 By Kerry McCarthy

Bristol MP Kerry McCarthy on a lively discussion on using food waste as a resource

john twitchen

Do we need a food waste champion?Subscription

2 February, 2019 By John Twitchen

John Twitchen on the worth of not wasting food 

nik spencer

Time to refresh the compost heapSubscription

2 August, 2018 By Nik Spencer

Green tech solutions instead of collections