Take the Food Waste Pledge!
Take the pledge and commit to making choices that will keep your food from becoming waste. You can take the pledge as an individual, school, business/organization, household, or community.
When you take the Food Waste Pledge, you'll commit to:
Learn about food waste in Canada
Take action to reduce your food waste by:
Planning meals and making a grocery list
Storing fruits and vegetables properly so they last longer
Getting creative with leftovers
Thinking about expiry dates
- Share your food waste reduction tips and encourage others to take the pledge on social media using the hashtag #WasteReductionWeek
Key Messaging for Food Waste Friday
We recommend communicating the following messaging on Food Waste Friday:
- Practice proper meal planning to buy only what you need
- Eat what you buy
- Get creative with leftovers
- Compost what’s left