Combatting Food Waste: KiwiHarvest and NZMA on Seven Sharp

70,000kg of food saved from the dump by hard-working organisation

An Auckland outfit is using food which is perfectly good – but past its use-by date – to help the community.

Kiwiharvest has delivered more than 70,000kg of meals created from food bound for the tip this year – that’s more than 200,000 individual meals.

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They usually donate their meals to food banks, but from time to time help out with other projects like donating the food to cooking schools.

Article originally published at TVNZ