Food Waste

Food Waste Spotlight: Matt Hammond (@anurbanharvester)

Today's Food Waste Friday is a spotlight on Matt Hammond aka @anurbanharvester (Instagram) whom I've been following for awhile. The following are Matt's responses to my food waste questions. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself. A: My name is Matt Homewood. I'm 28, grew up in the UK, and have lived in Denmark… Continue reading Food Waste Spotlight: Matt Hammond (@anurbanharvester)

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Food Waste Spotlight: SWAG

Today's Food Waste Friday is a spotlight on SWAG (Instagram)  which I learnt about last year.  The following are their founder's, Peita, responses to my food waste questions. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself and company. A: I brought The Swag to life for a number of very compelling reasons. Many years ago,… Continue reading Food Waste Spotlight: SWAG

Food Waste, Low-waste Living, Tips

Food Waste Prevention: Citrus Fruits

I thought I would try to incorporate a new aspect for our Food Waste Fridays posts -- introducing the food waste prevention series. The series will focus on providing suggestions on how to prevent food waste on a particular food item. Kicking off the series with My household is only fans of 3 citrus fruits… Continue reading Food Waste Prevention: Citrus Fruits

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Food Waste Spotlight: Pulp Pantry

Today's Food Waste Friday is a spotlight on Pulp Pantry (Instagram)  whom I learnt about via an Insta-story. The following are the responses to my food waste questions. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself and company. A: I'm Kaitlin, founder of Pulp Pantry. We create delicious snacks that play on nostalgic favorites, but… Continue reading Food Waste Spotlight: Pulp Pantry

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Food Waste Spotlight: Be One To Give

Today's Food Waste Friday is a spotlight on Be One To Give (Instagram)  whom I learnt about via an Insta-story. The following are the responses to my food waste questions. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself. A: Be One to Give is a food delivery app for retailers with surplus prepared food on site… Continue reading Food Waste Spotlight: Be One To Give

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Food Waste Spotlight: Food Waste Feast

Today's Food Waste Friday is a spotlight on Food Waste Feast (Instagram)  whom I learnt about while reviewing posts with #foodwastewarriors. The following are the responses to my food waste questions. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself. A: Food Waste Feast is a project by two sisters, Mei and Irene Li, who co-founded… Continue reading Food Waste Spotlight: Food Waste Feast

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Food Waste Spotlight: Reveal

Today's Food Waste Friday is a spotlight on Reveal (Instagram)  whom I learnt about while reviewing posts with #foodwastewarriors. The following are the responses to my food waste questions. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself. A: Through Reveal - we are changing the way we look at the world's resources. Our mission is… Continue reading Food Waste Spotlight: Reveal

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Food Waste Spotlight: White Moustache Yogurt

Today's Food Waste Friday is a spotlight on White Mustache Yogurt (Instagram)  I learnt about the company last Fall and appreciated that the whey is utilized rather than tossed. The following are the responses to my food waste questions. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself. A:  The White Moustache tells a story about… Continue reading Food Waste Spotlight: White Moustache Yogurt

Composting and Gardening, Food Waste, Low-waste Living

Food Waste Spotlight: Reduction_Raider1

Today's Food Waste Friday is a spotlight on @reduction_raider1 (Instagram) - writer +  frugal foodie.  The following are the responses to my food waste questions. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself. A:  A fully fledged, frugal foodie, passionate about avoiding food waste. When not loitering in supermarket reduction aisles, she blogs about eating… Continue reading Food Waste Spotlight: Reduction_Raider1

Food Waste, Plastic-Free Living, Random Thoughts

Produce Packaging Gone To Far

Have you ever questioned why a store has plastic wrapped an orange? I am currently reading How To Give Up Plastic by Will McCallum. The author states that the plastic packaging for produce prevents an additional 40% of food waste. I assume the claim is it increases the produce longevity while also protecting it. But… Continue reading Produce Packaging Gone To Far