FDF response

FDF written evidence to House of Lords European Union Committee (Agriculture, Fisheries, Environment and Energy Sub-Committee) Inquiry into the EU's contribution to food waste prevention

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September 2014

On 2 August 2013, the EU Sub-Committee on Agriculture, Fisheries, Environment and Energy of the House of Lords, chaired by Baroness Scott, launched an inquiry into the EU's contribution to food waste prevention. FDF submitted a written response in September 2013.

FDF's response highlighted the important contribution that voluntary approaches can play in tackling food waste and cited the WRAP Courtauld Commitment and Love Food Hate Waste campaign as examples of effective action. The FDF Five fold Environmental Ambition and the work of FoodDrinkEurope in developing the European Food Wastage Declaration along with the complimentary toolkit are also referenced as valuable industry initiatives.

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View: FDF's written evidence - pdf

Last reviewed: 12 Dec 2014