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Delicious ways to reduce food waste


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Sweden is paying people to fix their belongings instead of throwing them away

To combat its ‘throwaway consumer culture’, Sweden has announced tax breaks on repairs to clothes, bicycles, fridges and washing machines.

https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2016/10/sweden-is-tackling-its-throwaway-culture-with-tax-breaks-on-repairs-will-it-work/?utm_content=bufferc8379&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer


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‘First in Canada’ supermarket donation plan aids food banks and tackles waste

Supermarkets in Quebec will now be able to donate their unsold produce, meat and baked goods to local food banks in a program – described as the first of its kind in Canada – that also aims to keep millions of kilograms of fresh food out of landfills.

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/mar/13/quebec-supermarkets-food-banks-donation-waste