food waste


Eat Better

How Fish Heads Are Improving New Zealand

In Auckland, NZ, The Kai Ika Project was created to utilize fish heads, frames and offal which were previously going to waste.
Daily VICE

Fighting Hunger with a Pay-What-You-Can Grocery Store

Chef Jagger Gordon opened Canada’s first pay-what-you-can grocery store. We visited the shop to see how the donation-based system is being used to fight food waste and hunger in Toronto.
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This startup is using blockchain to prevent foodborne illnesses and reduce food waste

OwlTing's blockchain technology could change how we deal with food-borne illness, fraud and food waste.
Daily VICE

Food Waste in Canada: Banana Peel Tacos Are Actually Delicious

As part of Daily VICE's series on food waste, we see how a food crisis in Venezuela inspired a Toronto restaurant to look at their waste and turn banana peels into dinner.
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Food Waste in Canada: Making Craft Beer From Stale Bread

As part of Daily VICE's series on food waste, Mack Lamoureux discovered how Rainhard Brewery is minimizing food waste by creating a new beer made from reclaimed bread.
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Food Waste in Canada: Dumpster Diving to Cater a Food Festival

As part of Daily VICE's week-long series on food waste, Kourosh Houshmand dumpster dives at a distribution centre to learn more about how and why produce is thrown out at every level of the system.
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Peeling Back the Layers on Canada's Food Waste Problem

This week we look at Canada's growing food waste problem. We'll go dumpster diving, beer brewing and into a kitchen that's trying to make reclaimed food the norm.