Posts Categorized: food waste

Food waste converted into fibres for textiles

A material science startup company is focusing on recycling agricultural and post-consumer waste into high quality sustainable textiles.

Food boxes to sell unsaleable food

A new foodbox hopes to reduce food waste by selling ‘ugly’ foods at a deep discount.

Best of 2017

We have picked 10 of the most inspiring and popular business ideas from the Springwise Innovation Intelligence database over the last 12 months.

Where Are They Now?: Smarter

We spoke to Christian Lane, whose brand Smarter has been disrupting kitchen appliances since 2013 and is now moving into a broader conversation around sustainable consumption and food waste reduction.

Clay packaging keeps food fresh for longer

Researchers have developed a packaging film made from clay nanotubules that can keep food fresh for longer.