How to reduce food waste
Did you know that we throw away 1/3 of all the food we buy? What if we could turn waste into taste?
Is food waste avoidable?
Our waste can be split into three categories: avoidable, unavoidable and possibly avoidable.
Reduction of food waste
61% of waste is avoidable - foods that could have been eaten if it had been managed better.
19% is unavoidable - things like tea bags and chicken bones.
Recipes to reduce food waste
20% is classified as possibly avoidable. This includes the foods that you see here, potato skins, broccoli stems and leafy offcuts.
These can be eaten, and enjoyed, if they are properly prepared.