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An interview with Selma Seddik, co-founder of InStock, Amsterdam
7 months ago

An interview with Selma Seddik, co-founder of InStock, Amsterdam

By  •  Eye Witness

CK – Can you please introduce yourself and the organisation you work for…

SS – My name is Selma Seddik, I live and work in Amsterdam for about five years …
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Low-budget recipes from the most wasted food items in Europe
2 years ago

Low-budget recipes from the most wasted food items in Europe

By  •  Eye Witness

Recently I was commissioned by the organisation Feedback to produce 3 short videos – each one sharing with viewers a low-budget recipe made using some of the most widely wasted …
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Dinner Exchange London – vegan recipes from surplus food
3 years ago

Dinner Exchange London – vegan recipes from surplus food

By  •  Eye Witness

During the summer of 2015 the Dinner Exchange London did some catering for an event organised by UKTV. They were so enamoured by the organisation, and by Brigida – the co-founder and food anthropologist – that they wanted to commission the creation of a series of videos where Brigida would make recipes from food that would otherwise go to waste.
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ChicP – making hummus from surplus food
3 years ago

ChicP – making hummus from surplus food

By  •  Eye Witness

I’m a fan of making my own hummus, and am always varying the quantities of the ingredients to see how it impacts the final taste – adding a bit more of the water to smoothen it, or an extra squeeze of lemon to make it tangier – but that’s the extent of my exploration of hummus!
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Tonnes of edible food are being wasted on farms

This is due to supermarket imposed cosmetic standards, and other unfair practices

Podcasts

Oddbox – bringing wonky fruit and veg to homes and offices
4 months ago

Oddbox – bringing wonky fruit and veg to homes and offices

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Oddbox is a London-based box scheme that works directly with farmers and growers to take their wonky and surplus produce – so food that might otherwise have gone to waste – then deliver them straight to their members’ doors at a price that’s fair for both the farmer and their members.
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Feedback – Ranking supermarkets on reducing food waste
4 months ago

Feedback – Ranking supermarkets on reducing food waste

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In this episode of the Food Is Wasted podcast, I’ll be speaking to Christina O’Sullivan from Feedback – a London-based organisation running several campaigns related to food …
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Selina Juul – Denmark’s food waste champion
5 months ago

Selina Juul – Denmark’s food waste champion

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When I was over in Copenhagen last year for a few days, I got in touch with Selina Juul – founder of the organisation Stop Wasting Food – …
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Bubble and Squeak – a social enterprise run by school children
5 months ago

Bubble and Squeak – a social enterprise run by school children

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In this episode I speak to some of the children who run the social enterprise Bubble and Squeak, at their school in West London – selling surplus food in the …
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