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Extending shelf-life by 1 day could prevent 250,000 tonnes of food waste

 

Reblogged from WRAP press release – 3rd March 2015

Waste and Resources Action Plan (WRAP) estimates that an increase of just one day on product life across a range of foods could prevent around 250,000 tonnes of food waste each year, in households and in the supply chain, by giving consumers longer to eat the food they buy. 497 more words

Allen & York

Smog, Pollution, and Improving the Chicago Region's Air Quality

by Melanie Blume for SUST 240

Ever wondered where that smog we see hanging over the city in the morning actually comes from? And what happens when we breathe it in? 643 more words

Sustainability

Website Waste!

Literature Wales have a crap website, and they’ve been letting it run down since it’s new CEO came to power. So, it’s no surprise that now (in these times of austerity) they choose to use this ruse as a means of dishing out some cash to someone they know. 170 more words

Literature Wales

EVENT REVIEW: Waste Planning - 24 February 2015

Hosted by Camden Council, the first event in the Planning for Infrastructure series focused on Waste Planning. A panel of speakers took to the podium to address the ostensibly unglamorous topic of how we effectively deal with the capital’s waste. 640 more words

RTPI

Things You’re Doing Wrong In The Bathroom

1. You’re not cleaning your toothbrush.

Why: A study found that the average toothbrush contains about 10 million germs, including E. coli.

Try this instead: Once or twice a week, microwave your toothbrush for 10 seconds. 1,033 more words

Curious Things

Wasted

If love was ever enough

How many ever afters would we have? Because I loved you and I loved you again.

But you wanted more than you had, 21 more words