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Sign up to our One Month Challenge

28 Aug 23

What is the One Month Challenge?

The One Month Challenge can help you protect your bottom line and kick food waste out of the kitchen for good. 

It's a four-week initiative supported by Zero Waste Scotland and VisitScotland that's perfect for busy small and medium-sized food service settings.


Download the One Month Challenge

Our one-month Food Waste Challenge is designed especially for organisations and businesses across Scotland's food and drink sector who are keen to make a difference to the planet. 

Let us know how you got on, and share your progress with us at

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Why should you measure food waste?

Every year one-third of all food produced globally is wasted, as well as the energy and resources used to produce the food. 

By measuring food waste, your business could increase environmental credibility for customers, reduce running costs and help the planet. 

The One Month Challenge can help you

Assess your current food waste data

Measure your food waste

Analyse and share findings


Develop an action plan

Receive a free set of commercial scales

As part of the One Month Challenge you can register for a free set of commercial scales to help you measure and target your food waste. These scales will allow you to track progress and see how much food is wasted in your business.

To receive the scales, simply complete the form by 31 March 2024. Scales are available on a first-come, first-served basis.  

We ask that all recipients of the scales complete the One Month Challenge and share the results of the challenge with our team by30th April 2024. This will help us to better understand how we can help others reduce their food waste. Read the full terms and conditions.

We will never sell your data and we promise to keep your details safe and secure.

Find out more about how your data is used and stored.