The ACCC is proposing to grant authorisation to Melbourne councils for joint organic waste tender The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has issued a draft determination proposing to...

Several Melbourne restaurants are set to take part in a new food waste recycling program called ‘City Harvest’, which was launched 30 July 2013. The program, which is supported by the Victorian Government’s...

Representatives from across Europe’s food supply chain have committed to reducing food waste, in line with the European Commission’s goal of halving food waste by 2020. Meanwhile, in Australia, research...

Australian owned and operated food waste equipment company Hungry Giant has developed a new system that might help food manufacturing businesses reduce food waste by up to 90 per cent. According to Hungry...

A new report tabled in the South Australian parliament shows that despite overwhelming community support for a plastic bag ban in the State, sales of bin liners have increased by more 80 per cent in South...

The United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) has thrown a fancy, five course meal for Government Ministers made entirely of rejected, cosmetically-imperfect food. The dinner in Nairobi, Kenya saw 500...

The UK-based Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IME) has revealed the ways in which up to half of the worldwide food supply is wasted. The IME says that poor storage and delivery methods, harsh expiration...

While Australian politicians have been contemplating national recycling schemes, rubbish disposal is making further news within Australia and Scandinavia. A substantial increase in a Waste & Environment...

UK supermarket chain, Sainsbury’s, has announced a radical change in the marketing of fruit and vegetables, vowing to promote ‘the ugly ones.’ The announcement comes as recent unpredictable weather...

The European Parliament has called on member states to take urgent policies and strategic measures to halve food waste in the European Union (EU) by 2025.The call coincides with the release of figures...