Category Archives: Food Waste

Food Waste Reduction Initiative for East Cork Businesses

East Cork Food Businesses are invited to get involved in Savour Food.

The Clean Technology Centre (CIT), Taste Cork and SECAD have joined forces to assist business in the East Cork Region to cut fo…

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Stop Food Waste Week Culminates With Irish Retailers Signing Government Food Waste Charter

Irish householders on average throw out €700 worth of food every year. Last week (Jan. 22nd – 28th) the EPA ran an awareness campaign called Food: Make the Most of It, highlighting food waste issues a…

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Tesco Ireland Announces Donation of 40 Grocery Home Service Vans to Charities Across Ireland

As part of their No Time for Waste campaign, Tesco are donating 40 grocery home service vans to charities across Ireland. Many of these charitable groups struggle to store and deliver charitable donat…

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Turning Food Waste into Profit

A restaurant loses €24,000 a year to food waste, a hotel €150,000 – so tackling it makes sense

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Turn food waste into Profit Seminar

Hotels, Restaurants and all those involved in the food service industry in the North West and further afield are invited to attend the “ Turn Food Waste into Profit” Seminar On Shannon on May 29th .

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Life Supported, A day on our Earth

Every day, our Earth spins in a 24-hour cycle.
The choices we make in that time impact the health of the planet, and the legacy we have for future generations.
This is the story of one day. Time is …

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Food for thought – how good quality vegetables are being rejected over wonky look

The battle against food waste is being undermined by supermarket chains’ strict visual criteria for vegetables and fruit…

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Farmers urged to join battle on food waste

Farmers and processors are being urged to help curb food waste in the EU. Each year, 88 million tonnes of food are thrown away in the bloc’s 28 member countries – 20pc of all food produced in the EU – at a cost of €143bn.

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Irish retailers fight against food waste

FoodCloud Hubs has been officially opened by Minister for Social Protection, Leo Varadkar.

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Money can grow on TREEs!

A new and free online resource has been launched to help SMEs identify areas where savings can be made through improved environmental practices.

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