Reducing Your Food Waste

The average family wastes nearly £60 per month throwing away food which could have been eaten. We throw away 7 million tonnes of food and drink from our homes every year. It's costing us £12.5bn a year and is bad for the environment too. has lots of delicious recipes to use up leftovers, handy hints and tips for storing food to make it last longer, a portion calculator to help you cook the right amount, and information on what food date labels mean.