Supermarkets and Food Wastage

Tesco have said that in the first half of 2013, they threw away just under 30,000 tonnes of fresh food.
1/4 of Grapes are thrown away.
40% of Apples are thrown away.
2/3 of pre-packed Salad goods are thrown away.

Families are also guilty of wasting food. It is said that on average a family wastes £700 worth of food a year.

I think this is a disgrace. However, you can read the full story HERE.


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