Plan Eat Save
Plan Eat Save is our exciting new campaign to help the people of Norfolk to reduce their food waste and save money.
For top tips, recipe ideas and information about our Love Food Hate Waste champions please click here.
Food waste collections
In the Borough Council of King’s Lynn & West Norfolk, Norwich City Council and some parts of Broadland District Council, households can have their separated food waste collected each week.
For further information about this service please click here.
Love Food Hate Waste
Food waste is a major issue. In the UK we throw away 7 million tonnes of food and drink from our homes a year, over half of which could have been eaten.
Wasting this food costs an average households £470 a year, rising to £700 for a family with children, the equivalent of around £60 a month! And it’s bad for the environment too.
There are two main reasons why we throw away good food: we cook or prepare too much or we don’t use it in time.
The foods we waste the most are fresh vegetables and salad, drink, fresh fruit, and bakery items such as bread and cakes.
For further information, recipe ideas and tips for reducing your food waste please visit www.lovefoodhatewaste.com.