The Food Waste Recycling Action Plan (FWRAP) Annual Report 2016/17

6th November 2017

The Food Waste Recycling Action Plan Annual Report 2016/17 highlights progress made in the first year of the plan.

The FWRAP Steering Group has published its first annual report, which provides a progress update on the five themes within the plan:
 
  • Developing the business case
  • Optimising food waste capture
  • Communicating with householders and commercial food waste producers
  • Ensuring quality as well as quantity
  • Making contracts work
 
The FWRAP is delivered by a cross-industry Steering Group which has met four times in the past year. It comprises of representatives from all parts of the food waste supply chain, ranging from the public and private sector collectors of food waste from households and businesses, through to the processors and generators of green energy that utilise the material and add value to the UK economy.