Food & Drink (183)
The world’s most expensive doggy bag
In Germany, nearly 11 tons of food is thrown away every year. A restaurant in Hamburg has decided to tackle this problem in their very own way by putting a sign on tables informing visitors that they will pay a fine for their unfinished meal (€1 per 50 grams).
Why it matters
In times where a considerable proportion of the global population suffers from hunger or malnutrition, is this is a good way of reminding people of their actions? Is imposing a fine enough to make us more conscious of our disposable and wasteful ways?
MisterGoodBeer.com is an app and a website that shows the price of beer in a number of Paris bars in real-time.
Coca-Cola is encouraging young people in Italy to enter its latest ‘Live Positively’ campaign competition: ‘Re:design positively’. To enter, you must create a new look for urban recycle collection bins. All the designs will be exhibited at the Milan Triennale.