Tuesday, 14 June 2011 07:22

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Eurest Services, with 25 restaurants all over Sweden won first prize att European Week of Waste Reduction in 2009 for their work to reduce the amount of food thrown away.

Monday, 13 June 2011 09:59

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11 families were coached to higher life quality, and subjected to seven life style challenges

·         Food - sustainable food habits

·         Waste - prevention of hosehold waste

·         Consumption - a green white Christmas

·         Energy - energy smart at home

·         Chemicals - poison free life

·         Shorter travelling - new habits

·         Free time - get out and enjoy

Of these challenges food (less food waste), household waste, consumption and chemicals had implications for the pre-waste project.. Most focus here is given to the household waste challenge.

On average the families reduced their waste with 25% during the project.