Glowing food waste away

Meet Ovie, the smarterware startup deploying tech to stop household food waste. This innovation is for the folks out there that love smart-home tech but don’t want to break the bank. A favourite on Kickstart...

Feel good about your beer and snacks

(USA) Beer and snacks from food waste = a good way to relax and do your duty for the environment. Step forward Tyson Foods, which is making snacks from rescued ingredients in a bid to tackle food waste. I...

Join fight to zero hunger

The World Food Programme (WFP) has launched a social media campaign encouraging people to transform unwanted food into tasty meals. Instead of chucking out food because it isn't looking its best or is close ...

IKEA opens circular gas station

Drivers in Finland are filling up their vehicles on biogas made using IKEA food waste. Innovators Magazine reported last October the deal signed between IKEA Finland and natural gas company, Gasum, to locate...

Tackling the scourge of food waste

New and innovative ideas are being implemented worldwide to deal with the mounting problem of food waste. A staggering one-third, or 1.3 billion tonnes of food, is wasted around the world annually. The finan...

More being done to tackle food waste

International efforts are being ramped up to develop sustainable food systems and reduce the huge amount of waste generated by the industry. The FReSH project, led by the World Business Council on Sustainabl...

New bus powered by pizza

(ENGLAND) A pizza-powered bus will begin picking up passengers in the English city of Bristol next week. The First West of England bus will run on biogas produced from food waste. And its green credential...

From food to food

About 1.3 billion tons of food is thrown out around the world every year. Innovators are harnessing technology to convert it into a range of useful bioproducts - including protein fit for human consumption. ...

We need to talk about food

Richard Branson wants to see more action taken to tackle the growing problem of food waste. Writing in his blog he decries the amount of food he sees wasted in restaurants around the world - where portions s...

What to do with food waste?

(USA) A new report has been released outlining the strategies governments and businesses should be implementing to tackle the problem of food waste. Published by American NGO Energy Vision, Food Waste Era...