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Love Food Hate Waste

In Belfast, the average family throws away £680 of food each year and together we throw enough food away each week to fill 14 double-decker buses.

If we all stop wasting food that could have been eaten, the CO2 impact would be the equivalent of taking 1 in 4 cars off the road.

Love Food Hate Waste is the ‘Waste Not Want Not’ of the modern day, providing handy tips, advice and recipes for leftovers to help everyone waste less food. Log on to Love Food Hate Waste ( for lots of tasty recipes as well as handy tips on portioning and storing food.