Food Grace Food Recycling Scheme
減廢 Reduce ｜ 再生 Reuse ｜ 循環 Recycle
The Scheme is aimed to operate with sustainable development as the prime concern, we try to tackle the environmental issue as well as financial concern of grassroots residents at the same time.
Established on 2009, Food Recycling Scheme is sustained by its philosophy – “Save Food”. We collect and process unsold fresh food from market and make delicious vegetarian lunch which offers to unemployed trainees in training centre at lower price.
Upto Mar 2014, the Scheme have saved 220 tonnes of wasted food. By receiving different kinds of food from donors and organizations, including fresh vegetables, bread and packaged food, etc, then we give to those in needs. Since 2011, we have cooperated with Maxim’s in regarding to collect surplus breads then distribute to seniors, mentally handicapped persons and unemployed trainees. We also promote the concept of minimizing food wastage to society.
Food waste and food of lesser quality will be sent to farms to be turned into compost and from which farmers will plant and harvest food.
In order to reduce burdens of ground, Food Recycling Scheme is one of the solutions in regarding to benefit on both environment or people .