References

SUSTAINABLE BRANDS

  1. https://ensia.com/voices/local-food-not-always-environmentally-sustainable/
  2. https://cuesa.org/learn/sustainability/sustainable-food-better-environment
  3. https://info.esg.adec-innovations.com/blog/benefits-of-eating-locally-sourced-sustainable-foods
  4. https://www.consumerreports.org/food/how-dated-food-labels-contribute-to-food-waste/
  5. Emily Broad Leib, Christina Rice et al., "Consumer Perceptions of Date Labels: National Survey", Harvard Food Law and Policy Clinic, 2013.
  6. https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2018/05/sustainable-products-good-for-the-world-or-expensive-hype/ 
  7. https://ec.europa.eu/food/safety/food_waste/eu_actions/date_marking_en 
  8. Toma, L., Costa Font, M. & Thompson, B. "Impact of consumers’ understanding of date labelling on food waste behaviour". Oper Res Int J 20, 543–560 (2020).
  9. https://www.sb-index.com/
  10. https://www.swedbrand-group.com/blog/12-food-and-beverage-brands-that-have-committed-to-sustainability
  11. https://www.veganfirst.com/article/borges-moves-up-the-sustainability-ladder-with-their-recent-green-measures
  12. https://www.food.gov.uk/safety-hygiene/best-before-and-use-by-dates
  13. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Expiration_date

FOOD SECURITY

  1. https://www.livestrong.com/article/527905-what-foods-are-stored-in-high-humidity-vs-low-humidity/
  2. https://food.unl.edu/how-food-spoils
  3. https://www.open.edu/openlearncreate/mod/oucontent/view.php?id=194&printable=1
  4. https://medium.com/@StillmanMD/how-food-spoils-microbes-and-oxidation-49bad562e61
  5. Hammond, Sean & Brown, James & Burger, Joseph & Flanagan, Tatiana & Fristoe, Trevor & Mercado-Silva, Norman & Nekola, Jeffrey & Okie, Jordan. "Food Spoilage, Storage, and Transport: Implications for a Sustainable Future". BioScience, 2015

HOME COMPOSTING

  1. Jayaprakash , S. Lohit,H,S. Abhilash,B,S. "Design and Development of Compost Bin for Indian Kitchen"
  2. Home Composting Fact Sheet, European Bioplastics, April 2015.
  3. Home Composting, Environmental Council of Alberta
  4. https://themicrogardener.com/diy-fertilisers-how-to-use-banana-peels/