Love Food Hate Waste

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Kaikōura helping you Love Food Hate Waste!


Every New Zealand families waste about $560 each year on food. This is what is thrown uneaten into the rubbish bin. New Zealand wide, this adds up to a staggering $872 million and equates to 122,000 tonnes of edible food going to landfill.

Do you want to save money and waste less food? Get food label savvy? Buy only what you need? Get new recipes?

Kaikōura Council is participating in the national Love Food Hate Waste NZ campaign, by raising awareness we can save people money by helping everyone to waste less food.

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The average New Zealand family wastes double this each year 

food en masse 42.4 kg 630 for Kaikoura 2