Quiz: How much money are you wasting when you throw away food?

Quiz: How much money are you wasting when you throw away food?

Every time you throw away food you’re throwing away money.

You may not think it is a lot, but every little bit of wasted food – the leftovers which were forgotten at the back of the fridge, bread that went mouldy and the half-eaten apple from your child’s lunchbox – adds up over the course of a year.

Our research shows that the average New Zealand family throws away 3 shopping trolleys worth of food every year.

Take our food waste quiz to find out how much money you’re really throwing away when you waste your food.

Suprised by your result?

There are lots of easy changes that you can make that will have a massive impact on how much food and money you are wasting.

Check out our top 10 ways to reduce food waste.