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Food & Garden Food Waste Avoidance
Food is the most wasted commodity in Australian households. 1 in 5 grocery bags of food ends up in the bin, costing an average of $3500 per household each year. That is equivalent to $5.3 billion of food wasted in Australia every year.
One of the best things you can do to reduce the amount of food wasted in your home is to consider how you are buying, cooking and storing food. Here are 5 tips to increase your efficiency and reduce waste:
If you’d like to find out more go to Love Food Hate Waste
The best option for dealing with unavoidable food waste (e.g. coffee grounds, tea bags, apple cores etc) is to use a compost bin or worm farm.
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