Tag Archives: Hospitality and Foodservice Agreement

Footprint Annual Review: Cheap milk, pricey gas and unethical coffee

THE TOP stories of 2012, from Starbucks' tax travails to rising energy bills and the "greenest Olympics ever".   January/February   With the mince pies sitting heavily around the waistline and the influence of festive parties still coursing through the veins, health and diets are rarely far from the headlines in the new year. And so…
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Food waste a priority for “sustainable cities”

BUSINESSES, COMMUNITIES and local authorities need to better manage food waste, according to one of the UK’s leading waste companies.   As part of its new manifesto, Veolia Environmental Services called on the Government to encourage local authorities and businesses across the UK to collect the seven million tonnes of food waste arising each year.…
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Waste agreement published

A NEW VOLUNTARY agreement for the foodservice sector has been published.   Businesses signing up to the ‘Hospitality and Foodservice Agreement’ will be required to cut their waste and divert more of what’s left to recycling, composting and anaerobic digestion (AD) than landfill.   The agreement aims to cut food and associated packaging waste by…
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