The origins of France's food waste ban | WBEZ
Skip to main content


The origins of France's food waste ban

Do we need new laws to stop supermarkets from wasting food worldwide? Arash Derambarsh is the Paris-area city councillor who petitioned the French government to stop supermarket food waste, and WON. Derambarsh joins us by phone to tells us how his campaign started and where he hopes to take it next. Plus WBEZ food and health reporter Monica Eng is in studio to explain what happens in the US. (Photo: Flickr/Gill)

Get the WBEZ App

Download the best live and on-demand public radio experience. Find out more.