Do you know that the UK throws away around 9.5 million tonnes of
food waste in a single year? That's despite 8.4 million people in
the UK being in food poverty.
Whether it's buying too much food at the supermarket, forgetting
about that lonely lettuce head at the back of the fridge, or even
just plating up a bit too much food that is left uneaten,
unfortunately, food waste is a bad habit that many of us have
Not only is it damaging the planet, with it contributing to
climate change and increased greenhouse gas emissions, it also
packs a negative punch to our wallets; the average UK family spends
£470 per year on food that's binned and not eaten!
At Dualit, sustainability and ethically sourced products are at
the heart of what we do. We're passionate about supporting our
customers to make better, more eco-friendly choices, so we'd love
to share our top five tips for cutting down on food waste.