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Bin barrier to waste recycling

SOME COMPANIES are getting a raw deal from collection contracts which offer little incentive to prevent food from ending up in landfill.                    The profit sector is getting a much better deal on its waste contracts than the cost sector, according to an extensive new report by…
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Waste collections – Are you losing out?

THE GENERAL waste collection model used by contractors to foodservice businesses needs to go, says Dean Pearce, regional commercial manager at ReFood.   The Waste & Resources Action Programme (WRAP) estimates that within the profit sector of the hospitality industry 600,000 tonnes of food waste is produced each year. Even more significant, it’s estimated that…
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Road map to zero waste launched

A MAJOR NEW report which sets out to stop billions of pounds worth of food being consigned to landfill has been launched this week, in London.   The report, entitled ‘Vision 2020: UK Roadmap to Zero Food Waste to Landfill’ is a collaboration between waste recycling company ReFood and environmental charity BioRegional, and sets the…
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