Green the way you eat

The food we eat makes a huge contribution towards climate change and unnecessary waste. Food and drink is responsible for between 20-30% of the UK's greenhouse gas emissions.

Eat seasonably and locally

Enjoy the freshest, healthiest and tastiest food by eating seasonal, local and unprocessed food:

Love food hate waste

A third of the food we buy ends up in the bin and most of this was perfectly edible. See our top tips for food waste reduction: We collect food and garden waste helping to turn it into compost:

Composting

Composting at home is one of the greenest ways to recycle lots of your food waste:

Buy Fairtrade

You can make a real difference to the lives of producers and their families by swapping some of the everyday items you buy for those bearing the fairtrade mark:

Grow your own

Why not grow your own food at home? It is a healthy and environmentally friendly alternative to shop bought produce:

Community food growing

If you are interested in food growing, there are many ways you can get involved:

Food growing grants

Urban farm in heart of London


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