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Nestlé supports waste initiative

The global Food Loss and Waste Accounting and Reporting Standard has been launched in Copenhagen, Denmark at the 3GF (Global Green Growth Forum) summit. For the last three years, Nestlé

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Tesa develops new packs to tackle food waste

The Tesa Lift & Reseal pack can be used with a wide range of products and pack sizes, from small, high value snacks to economy budget products. Peter Spencer, Tesa’s

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Specialty Food Association predicts 2016 trends

    Specialty Food Association predicts 2016 trends

The editors of Specialty Food News, part of Specialty Food Association predicted some of the 2016 trends, saying vegetables will get a seat at the table in 2016, rejected produce will

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New Labelling From Sainsbury’s to Help Stop £2 Billion of Food Being Wasted

    New Labelling From Sainsbury’s to Help Stop £2 Billion of Food Being Wasted

New labelling currently being rolled out across Sainsbury’s stores around the UK will advise customers to freeze food as soon as possible up to the product’s use by date. WRAP

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PDM Group to Invest Further £40 Million in AD Plants

    PDM Group to Invest Further £40 Million in AD Plants

PDM Group (Prosper De Mullder), the UK’s largest food chain by-product recycler, is to invest a further £40 million in developing its network of ReFood anaerobic digestion plants this year.

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Sainsbury’s Becomes Largest UK Retail User of AD

    Sainsbury’s Becomes Largest UK Retail User of AD

Sainsbury’s has become the UK’s largest anaerobic digestion (AD) retailer after signing a ground breaking deal with Biffa, the waste management specialist. The three year deal means all food waste

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£10 Million Anaerobic Digestion Loan Fund Launched in England

    £10 Million Anaerobic Digestion Loan Fund Launched in England

A £10m Loan Fund that will help finance anaerobic digestion (AD) infrastructure across England has been introduced. The fund aims to lend up to £10m over the next four years,

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UK’s First ‘Super’ Food Waste Plant Opens

    UK’s First ‘Super’ Food Waste Plant Opens

The UK’s first ‘super’ anaerobic digestion (AD) plant dealing with food waste has been launched by Biffa, a leading waste specialist. Based at the company’s Poplars waste management site in

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Packaging Waste Declining Rapidly in the EU

    Packaging Waste Declining Rapidly in the EU

A new report on the analysis of official EU data on packaging shows that over the past 11 years the amount of packaging waste going to final disposal in EU-15

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Producing Biofuel From Waste Crisps and Pies

    Producing Biofuel From Waste Crisps and Pies

Greenergy, a privately owned company that supplies one fifth of Britain’s road fuel, has begun producing biodiesel from food waste. In a unique partnership with Brocklesby, a specialist in recycling

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£13.7 Billion Wasted on Dumped Food and Drink in Britain

    £13.7 Billion Wasted on Dumped Food and Drink in Britain

The cost of buying and throwing away good food and drink reached £13.7 billion last year, reveals new analysis by the Local Government Association, the voice for local authorities in

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New Report Highlights Water and Carbon Impact of Wasted Food

    New Report Highlights Water and Carbon Impact of Wasted Food

The water and carbon footprint of wasted household food in the UK has been identified for the first time, highlighting the major environmental consequences of food waste, both domestically and

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