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Food waste in art, politics, academia, exhibitions and more.

Academia | Book Review
Food Waste: Home Consumption, Material Culture and Everyday Life by David Evans (2014)

Culture | Article Review
The End of Trash by Robert Kunzig and Luca Locatelli, National Geographic Magazine (2020)

Culture | Exhibition Review
Food waste wonders at the V&A: “FOOD: Bigger than the plate” at the Victoria and Albert Museum (2019)

Culture | Art
Food waste as art: Various artists showcase mouldy or rotten food to evoke awareness and emotion

Politics | Food waste in UK politics – Nov 2020
The latest developments in Parliament relating to food waste. The November update features food waste in the Environment Bill and oral questions in the House of Lords

Culture | Art
Food waste as art: Part 2: Another instalment of creators who turn disgust into delight

Politics | Food waste targets and measurements
Holes and goals: The UK’s curious food waste targets looks at the omission of farm level food waste in UK data and the manipulation of targets

Politics | Food waste in UK politics – Dec 2020/ Jan 2021
The latest developments in Parliament relating to food waste, including the Committee on Climate Change’s Sixth Carbon budget, my question in the House of Lords, and the delay to the Environment Bill

Politics | Global food waste
UN Environment Programme’s Food Waste Index Report 2021: A brief analysis, including lack of farm-level data

Politics | Food waste in UK politics – July 2021
The latest developments in Parliament including the Earl of Caithness tabling Amendment 149A, written by me and Feedback, to the Environment Bill

Business | Best before, no more
Why food labelling needs a big rethink, including getting rid of ‘best before’ labels

Politics | Farm-level food waste
WWF’s new report shows the extent of food wasted on farms, and what we can do about it

Business | 120,000 healthy pigs wasted
Why might 120,000 pigs have to be culled in the UK?

Event | Getting wasted with food waste
A night at the World’s Most Rubbish Bar by Discarded Spirits Co.

Culture | Exhibition Review
Can design save us from the Waste Age? ‘Waste Age: What can design do?’ at the Design Museum (2021)

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