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Defra and WRAP launch £500,000 Food Waste Reduction Fund

Posted on 21 February 2018

Environment minister Thérèse Coffey has announced Defra will open a £500,000 Food Waste Reduction Fund to organisations which help to increase redistribution of surplus food in England

Administered by WRAP, the fund will donate grants ranging from £20,000 to £75,000 to support projects led by Not-for-Profit organisations.

Ideal projects could cover training for people involved in supplying and distributing surplus food, infrastructure for packing and labelling facilities and new technology.

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