Did you know?

  1. 1.8 million kilos of food is expected to be thrown out at Christmas (Too Good To Go).
  2. The Food Waste Charter has guides for businesses to lower levels.
  3. The Irish Independent reports that the cost of groceries for Christmas Dinner has increased by  3.2% this year – don’t let it end up in the bin!
  4.  900g of turkey per person will leave you with enough for two servings per person and left overs!

Why it’s important!

  1. 750,000 tonnes of food is wasted in Ireland every year (EPA).
  2. The Donegal Food Response Network prevents food from going to waste by  diverting to those who need a helping hand.
  3. You can save money and good food from going into bins from local businesses on apps like Too Good To Go.