Love Food Hate Waste

Brisbane City Council's Love Food Hate Waste campaign aims to raise awareness about reducing the volume of food waste going to Brisbane landfill each year.

Learn about food waste in Brisbane and simple changes to make Brisbane a cleaner, greener city with less landfill.

Every action adds up

Recycling food scraps

Some food waste is unavoidable. Learn about organic recycling methods and Council's Community Composting Hubs. 

Join the Six-week challenge

Stop giving food the flick and join Laura Geitz on the Six-week Food Waste Challenge. You could save your family time and money!

Love Food Hate Waste

Change the world one meal at a time. Get on board with the Love Food Hate Waste international movement and keep food out of the bin.

Food waste facts

More than 31% of the average Brisbane rubbish bin is food waste. Check out our other food waste facts and why we waste food.

Smart food storage

Check out our smart storage tips to prevent food waste, including how to store ingredients found in most Brisbane households.

In your suburb

Talk food waste with Council’s Love Food Hate Waste team at your local shopping centre.

Turn your scraps into food

Regrow a host of food scraps into delicious fresh produce to help keep your kitchen, and Brisbane, clean and green.

Pantry clean out

See the benefits to cleaning out your pantry! You might find some nasty surprises.

Love your leftovers

You can also view this video on Council's YouTube channel.

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Last updated:28 May 2019