Last Wednesday, Metro Van held its annual Zero Waste conference yesterday with the theme of ‘re-thinking our waste’.
The conference focused on 2 areas:
- Cradle to Cradle design and innovation for a circular, closed loop economy
- The problem of food waste, both ‘pre-consumer’ (i.e. food that expires or we throw out before it gets to our plates) and ‘post-consumer’ ( i.e. prep remnants, plate scraping and leftovers) for Metro’s 2015 food scrap bans in the landfill
Keynote speakers included Dame Ellen MacArthur Continue reading…