Food Waste

In LAPN local authorities are doing a huge amount of work to reduce food waste, mainly in co-operation with the Stop Food Waste Programme.

A few examples:

Check out this presentation on Greening the Dingle Food Festival from the LAPN Catalogue.

Presentation on how to prevent food waste by the Limerick Clare Kerry Regional Waste Management Office.

Leaflet on food waste prevention in the workplace by Galway County Council.

Christmas recipes to prevent food waste  produced by Wicklow County Council and Stop Food Waste Programme.

Great food waste prevention video produced by Monaghan County Council.

Advert for volunteers to green the Midleton Food Festival by Cork County Council.

Checklist for waste management in the workplace developed by Galway County Council.

Limerick’s Green Christmas Advert to promote waste prevention at that time of year.

Guidebook to waste prevention in the catering sector, produced by Clean Technology Centre.


If you would like to prevent food waste in your local authority contact Colum from Stop Food Waste ( or if you have any ideas about a food waste prevention project, contact Eileen in the Clean Technology Centre (