Valuing Food and Food Safety video series: Module 2 – WRAP’s work with CIEH

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Updated on: 20th February 2019


Valuing Food and Food Safety video series

WRAP ran an awareness session for food safety professionals in May 2018 to introduce the tried and tested ‘Your Business is Food, don’t throw it away’ resources which help food businesses reduce the amount of food they throw away, thereby saving money and boosting profits.

  • Nearly 75% of all food that is thrown out by the UK’s Hospitality and Food Service Sector is food that could have been eaten.
  • The value of this food waste costs the sector £2.9 billion per year.
  • Average saving of £10,000 per outlet from identifying where food is wasted and implementing low or no cost measures.

Industry experts and guests shared the benefits and practicalities of ‘Your Business is Food, don’t throw it away’ from an environmental health practitioner’s perspective, demonstrating how food waste prevention measures can be combined with food safety messages.

Video module 2 – WRAP’s work with CIEH

Eleanor Morris, HaFS Advisor, WRAP provides an overview of WRAP’s work with the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health including initiatives such as the hospitality and food service agreement and FoodSave project.

This video module is part of a series recorded at the Valuing Food and Food Safety event held in May 2018. To view the other video modules, click here.

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