Brown Food Waste Hints & Tips
If you don’t have room for a compost bin, why not try a wormery?
Try out some new recipes with any left over food. Remember the best thing we can do is not waste food in the first place. Visit Recycle for London’s Love Food Hate Waste website for hints and tips in on how to reduce food waste
Throw unwanted soft food (such as strawberries, apples, etc) out for the wildlife if you have your own garden
Use an empty glass jar to collect cooking grease. It’s not good to put it down your sink! Just collect it a little at a time, and then when the jar is full, you can throw it away. There are lots of other things you can do with empty jars.
Make a meal plan! This will help you to save money and time, as well as reducing food waste. Go through your cupboards and fridges to see what you have to work fromBe cooking- confident! You don't need to buy specific items for a particular recipe, i.e. if a recipe calls for a specific type of onion, just use what you have
Replant vegetable and fruit seeds- something fun to do with the kids