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Love Food Fareham

How much food do we waste?

Reducing the amount of food waste that goes into our bins could save the average family £60 a month. Of the 4.2 million tonnes of good food that gets wasted, more than half hasn't even made it onto a plate! It goes straight into the bin from our fridges or cupboards because we don't use it in time.

Many people don't think food is being wasted but once you think about the mouldy slice of bread, the droopy carrot from the back of the fridge and the dry piece of cake… it all adds up.

Every day in Fareham we throw away the equivalent of (approx):

Share your tips, recipes and good food ideas with us to make the most of the food we buy.

Recipes and tips from Fareham residents

Further information:

How to cook your odds and ends like a pro External Hyperlink

Ideas to use your leftovers External Hyperlink

Love Food Hate Waste External Hyperlink

Pumpkin Rescue




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