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185 million loaves of bread – the food families waste each year

British families will throw out around 185 million loaves of bread, 1.9 billion potatoes and 1.1 billion pints of milk every YEAR, a study has revealed. Researchers found the average household chucks 338kgs (745 lbs) of leftovers into the bin each year – more than 8.3 billion tonnes across the country. Over-estimating how much food [...]


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Posted by Ben Harrow

Wasters – average family bins a third of a ton of left-over good each year

The average British family bins one third of a ton of left-over food every year – with Chinese takeaways and roast dinners most commonly chucked out, a study has revealed. Research carried out among 2,000 adults found oversize portions from Chinese takeaways account for a large chunk of the staggering 745lbs or 338kgs of waste. [...]


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Value for Money- the Top 20 Rip-offs

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Brits think milk, bus travel and iPhone apps are good value for money – but birthday cards, takeaway pizza and printer cartridges are a rip-off, a study has revealed. Predictably, petrol was also deemed a rip-off, as is paying 60p for a stamp or being forced to shell out to go to the toilet at [...]


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