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Food Waste Awards are again looking to the best initiatives against waste

Huge amounts of perfectly edible food end up in the world in the garbage bin.Who is there of this battle, deserves a bouquet of flowers according to the Food Waste Innovation Network. Therefore, on 20 march for the second time, the Food Waste Awards.

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The Food Waste Awards are created for projects to reward the most creative, innovative and efficient way of spilling are reduced. This year both organizations will compete in the categories of healthcare, food companies, hotels and restaurants, spilling change-makers and local administrations.

A five-member jury selected per category, three finalists from a longlist, and now it is up to you: until the 16th of march you can vote for the project of your choice. In addition, you might choose between, among others, the experimental culinary platform Trial!, the city of Bruges and even Ikea. All of the finalists and vote here.

Read also: Recipes of chefs Olly Ceulenaere and Nicolas Decloedt: cooking with waste

The final award ceremony will take place on 20 march in the Herman Teirlinckgebouw in Brussels. For the ceremony there is also a Food Waste Market, where you can learn more about a lot (for an award selected) antivoedselverspillingsprojecten.

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