Can you believe 6.7 million tonnes of food is wasted each year in the UK? Check out how Olio, a simple mobile application, is combating food waste in the UK.

Saasha Celestial-One is the co-founder of Olio, a company started in 2015 which aims to lessen food waste. Over 5 million portions of food have been saved and shared!

It does so by connecting neighbours and also by connecting users to local businesses that have food surplus- all through an app.

To read more about Olio and its mission, check out their website!

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