Is this the end of expiry dates? Sniff tests could tackle food waste!

Morrisons has decided to scrap ‘use by’ dates on milk products to save thousands of tonnes of household milk thrown away every year

‘Meat the future’ – 3D printed steaks!

The ‘world’s largest’ lab-grown steak has been produced in Israel – but how close is it to the real thing?

Madagascar to suffer the first famine caused directly by climate change

The UN has warned that more than 500,000 people are at the highest level of food insecurity, when Madagascar contributes a mere 0.01% of global GHG emissions each year

Government considers putting carbon border tax on imports

The levy will reportedly aim to limit products from countries that have not implemented measures to reduce their carbon emissions

‘Climate change leads to more global violence’

By 2050 1.3bn people will be living in the world’s least peaceful countries due to environmental change, says new report

Government launches scheme to address greenwashing in food industry

The project aims to standardise environmental metrics for food businesses

McDonald’s pledges to reach net zero from beef to light bulbs

Shropshire will become home to the first McDonald’s restaurant that will be built according to UK industry net zero standards

British military to start delivering fuel to gas stations today

The government is also introducing a bespoke scheme allowing up to 300 fuel tanker drivers to the come to the UK immediately but on a temporary basis

Carbon dioxide supply shock ‘could lead to food shortages in Britain’

The meat industry warns businesses could grind to a halt if they cannot secure an adequate supply of CO2 as the gas plays a ‘critical and irreplaceable role’ in the food and drinks manufacturing process

McDonald’s goes green with plant-based burger

The offering that will feature a plant-based patty, vegan cheese and sauce is the result of a three-year research