What Food Waste Apps Help Reduce Food Waste? | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it

Mobile application software known as “apps” have soared in popularity. With millions of tonnes of food thrown each year, it was likely that the creation of waste-reducing apps would try and prevent these issues. What these apps do for smartphone users is provide a outlet for them to give surplus food away, purchase surplus food at a reduced amount and aid profits for restaurants. Apps are used on smartphones, tablets and smart watches. In a technological world, many people have smartphones with them everyday during the day. We know a phone makes phone calls and sends text messages, but with technological advances it also pays for items and communicates with people through social media outlets such as Twitter and Instagram.