#Waste

  • Article: The UK Saved Enough Food in 2018 for 133 Million Meals – as Efforts to Tackle Food Waste Ramp Up
    Food & Hunger

    The UK Saved Enough Food in 2018 for 133 Million Meals – as Efforts to Tackle Food Waste Ramp Up

    By Helen Lock|May 15, 2019

    More funding is now available to help organisations redistribute food. Read more

  • Article: Qantas Will Remove 100 Million Single-Use Plastic Items From Flights by 2020
    Environment

    Qantas Will Remove 100 Million Single-Use Plastic Items From Flights by 2020

    By Madeleine Keck|Feb. 26, 2019

    The airline will simultaneously work to reduce their landfill waste by 75% by 2021. Read more

  • Article: The Brain Behind the KeepCup Is Now Tackling Takeaway Food Packaging
    Environment

    The Brain Behind the KeepCup Is Now Tackling Takeaway Food Packaging

    By Madeleine Keck|Jan. 31, 2019

    The new initiative tackles takeaway packaging waste in cafes and restaurants. Read more

  • Article: 5 Ways Healthier Food Could Help Stop Climate Change
    Environment

    5 Ways Healthier Food Could Help Stop Climate Change

    Jan. 18, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Healthy food isn't just good for you, it's good for the planet, too. Read more

  • Article: This Company Turns Sewage Into Fuel That Doesn't Emit Carbon Dioxide
    Finance & Innovation

    This Company Turns Sewage Into Fuel That Doesn't Emit Carbon Dioxide

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 29, 2018

    It wants to transform energy production and waste management. Read more

  • Article: UK Restaurants and Cafes Ditch 320 Million Perfectly Good Meals a Year
    Food & Hunger

    UK Restaurants and Cafes Ditch 320 Million Perfectly Good Meals a Year

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 17, 2018

    It's enough to feed everyone in the UK five times over. Read more

  • Article: UK Supermarkets Just Pledged to Halve All Food Waste by 2030 in a 'World First'
    Food & Hunger

    UK Supermarkets Just Pledged to Halve All Food Waste by 2030 in a 'World First'

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 26, 2018

    It’s a “transformational” moment in the fight against food waste. Read more

  • Article: Lead Me As I Lead You: The Movement for a Society That Takes Care of Everyone
    Citizenship

    Lead Me As I Lead You: The Movement for a Society That Takes Care of Everyone

    By Hlumelo Siphe Williams|Sept. 25, 2018

    Global Citizen went to a cleanup for Heritage Day weekend, to find out what it's all about. Read more