Extensive food waste at European supermarket

Study carried out by one of Europe's biggest supermarkets exposes that a high percentage of food is routinely wasted.

    Tesco, a leading European supermarket chain, tracked 25 of its best selling lines, such as fruit and the bakery department, and learnded that the amount of food that is wasted is large.

    Al Jazeera's Harry Smith reports from London.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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