Fight Food Waste
With a national target to halve food waste by 2030, OzHarvest is determined to fight food waste by reconnecting Australians to the value of food and make wasting food a thing of the past.
Food Waste Explained
Food waste is often overlooked in the climate change debate, but in fact, it’s a major contributor responsible for 8-10% of global greenhouse gas emissions. That’s more than the entire aviation sector! But there’s good news, reducing food waste is one of the most impactful ways to take climate action – and you can start today in the kitchen! Watch our Food Waste Explained animation to see what you can do.
Food Waste Facts
Educating others about the damaging environmental effects of food waste is part of solving the problem. These facts and statistics highlight the scale of the issue, globally and in Australia.
What To Do
You can start fighting food waste in your kitchen today, just by getting into some good habits. You’ll save food, money and the planet. So, what are you waiting for … find out more here!
OzHarvest is a recognised leader in Australia on the issue of food waste and regularly reviews the latest global and national reports to help understand this complex problem, in addition to commissioning our own research.
Our advocacy work aims to drive action towards achieving the national food waste target of halving food waste by 2030. We work with all levels of government to influence food waste policy and share our knowledge and expertise on the issue.