Keyword: waste

French supermarket waste distribution plan sets challenge for charities

A planned law bans large stores from destroying unsold food which would go to charities for the poor, which must invest to cope with the supplies.

France moves to ban food waste in supermarkets

Under new law supermarkets will be forced to donate any unsold but still edible food goods to charity or for use as animal feed or farm compost.

French celebrity chefs cook 'dustbin banquet'

Michelin-starred chefs make meal for 5,000 entirely from ingredients rescued from bin to encourage people to throw away less food.