LIFESTYLE

Meet The Scientist Turning Fruit Waste Into Lip Balm

It’s easy to feel really helpless about food waste. Especially as supermarkets are throwing away at least 300,000 tonnes of food waste a year. Beauty products can be just as much of a minefield, what with the issues behind animal testing, plastic packaging and, of course, the use of ingredients that are less than good for the planet.

31/08/2017 10:44 BST

It’s easy to feel really helpless about food waste. Especially as supermarkets are throwing away at least 300,000 tonnes of food waste a year.

Beauty products can be just as much of a minefield, what with the issues behind animal testing, plastic packaging and, of course, the use of ingredients that are less than good for the planet.