Food Waste Facts

We are committed to reducing food waste, feeding people in need and protecting our finite environmental resources. We've compiled some facts which show the effect of food waste in Australia and on the planet.

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Food Waste Facts

We are committed to reducing food waste, feeding people in need and protecting our finite environmental resources. We've compiled some facts which show the effect of food waste in Australia and on the planet.

Global Waste Facts

Source: YouSustain

Australian Waste Facts

Source: EPA NSW

Source: OzHarvest & Southern Cross Austereo Research, 2017

Source: OzHarvest, 2020