Did you know the UK throws out almost 4.5 million tonnes of food waste a year? To put such a large number into context, as that’s probably hard to imagine, according to wrap.org.uk it’s the equivalent to:
- 8 Wembley Stadiums (London, UK)
- 90 Royal Albert Halls
- 38 million wheelie bins (based on a standard 240l)
- 3,600 Olympic sized swimming pools
- 490,000 bin lorries
I consider myself to be fairly mindful with food – I always try to use up what’s on its way out, save leftovers to eat or make something new from, and not to buy more than I need, especially fresh food – but still might end up throwing out the occasional unused half bag of salad leaves.
Foga Instant Wholeplant Smoothies were created partly to help people get more natural fruit and veg nutrients into their diet and partly in response to this issue of food waste.Continue reading “Review: Eco-Friendly Instant Fruit Smoothies”