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The food waste conversation is gaining attention! Take a look at this trailer for a recent documentary about a couple who decides to quit grocery shopping and survive only on food “waste”. See what they learn about waste in the food industry along the way.

See the website for more info:

http://foodwastemovie.com/

Is Victoria’s food waste bound for landfill?

News from the Victoria’s Times Colonist this week:

“Victoria food scraps may have no place to go but landfill”

http://www.timescolonist.com/news/local/victoria-food-scraps-may-have-no-place-to-go-but-landfill-1.921964

City of Victoria worker Paul Vandenboomen picks up kitchen scraps in James Bay. Photograph by: DARREN STONE, Times Colonist

UPDATE: response from Victoria’s city councillors:

http://www.timescolonist.com/news/local/victoria-councillors-call-for-composting-at-hartland-landfill-1.931424

Guelph Mercury covers our food waste research

The Guelph Mercury has covered our food waste research in recent news stories:

http://www.guelphmercury.com/opinion-story/4372811-food-waste-problem-demands-attention/

http://www.guelphmercury.com/news-story/4371587-city-hungry-to-trim-our-food-waste/

http://www.guelphmercury.com/news-story/4347602-city-of-guelph-wants-to-dig-through-your-garbage-to-reduce-waste/